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The New York Times says Jadaliyya "Brings New Life to Arab Studies." Read about it by clicking here.
Larissa Sansour, A Space Exodus. Video (5' 29"). 2009. “Jerusalem, we have problem,” a woman’s voice says, as female fingers run over the controls of a space ship. “No . . . We are back on track,” she then mutters, breathing heavily; the only response from Jerusalem is a deafening silence. In a white spacesuit bearing her name, a Palestinian flag, and embroidery that looks like traditional tatrizz, the woman lands on the moon and plants a Palestinian flag. “A small ...Keep Reading »
Helga Tawil-Souri is an Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. Her scholarship mostly concerns Palestinian technological, cultural, and political spaces of expression and resistance.
Said’s legacy is one that insists on the necessity of solidarity, and of linking up various forms of struggle. But it is also one that deepens our understanding of solidarity by noting that solidarity and criticism, sometimes taken to be opposites, are in fact closely linked...click | email | tweet