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Jadaliyya Profiles

Ismail Shammout: A Profile from the Archives

[Palestinian artist Ismail Shammout]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Name: Ismail Last Name: Shammout Date of Birth: 1930 Date of Death: 2006 Nationality: ...

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Anis Sayigh: A Profile from the Archives

[Source: Al-Zaytouna Center Website]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Name: Anis Last Name: Sayigh Date of Birth: 1931 Date of Death: 2009 Nationality: Lebanese Place of ...

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Kateb Yacine: A Profile from the Archives

[Algerian writer Kateb Yacine]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Name: Kateb Last Name: Yacine Date of Birth: 1929 Date of Death: 1989 Place of Birth: Smondo - ...

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Khalil Al-Sakakini: A Profile from the Archives

[Khalil Al-Sakakini]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Name: Khalil Last Name: Al-Sakakini Father’s Name: Qostandi Date of Birth: 1878 Date of Death: ...

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Baya Mahieddine: A Profile from the Archives

[Artist Baya Mohyieldin. Source: djazairess.com website.]

[A Profile from the Archives is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic  and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Baya Mahieddine (aka Fatima Haddad) was an Algerian plastic artist of tribal origin. ...

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Ahmed Fouad Negm: A Profile from the Archives

[Egyptian poet Ahmed Fouad Negm]

[”A Profile from the Archives“  is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.] Name: Ahmed Fouad Last Name: Negm Father’s Name: Muhammad Izzat Mother’s Name: Hanem Morsi Date of ...

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Sheikh Imam: A Profile from the Archives

[Sheikh Imam]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa. This profile was originally published in Arabic and was translated by Mazen Hakeem.]  Name: Imam Muhammad Last Name: Issa Father’s Name: Ahmed Date of Birth: ...

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Ghada Assamman: A Profile from the Archives

[Ghada Assamman. Image from the archives of Assafir newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Ghada Known as: Assamman Father’s name: Ahmad Mother’s name: Salma Ruwaiha Date of birth: 1942 Nationality: Syria/Lebanon Place of birth: Damascus Category: Author Profession: ...

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Dalal Al-Maghribi: A Profile from the Archives

[Dalal Al-Maghribi. Image from the archives of Assafir newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Dalal Al-Maghribi Known as: Al-Maghribi Father: Saed Mother: Amnah Date of Birth: 1958 Date of Death: 1978 Nationality: Palestinian Place of Birth: Beirut Category: Political ...

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Ahmad Muhammad Al-Khatib: A Profile from the Archives

[Ahmad Muhammad Al-Khatib. Image from the archives of Assafir newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Ahmad Known as: Al-Khatib Father: Muhammad Mother: Wadhha Al-Khbaizi Date of birth: 1926 Nationality: Kuwaiti Specialization: Degree in Medicine Category: ...

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Samiha Al-Khalil: A Profile from the Archives

[Samiha Al-Khalil. Image from the archives of Assafir newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Samiha Known as: Al-Khalil Name of father: Yousif Al-Qubuj Name of mother: Halima Tukan Place of birth: Anabta Date of birth: 1923 Date of death: 1999 Name of ...

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Badr Shakir Essayyab: A Profile from the Archives

[Badr Shakir Essayyab. Image from the archives of Assafir Newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Badr Name of father: Shakir Date of birth: 1925 Name of wife: Iqbal Taha Abduljalil Children: Ghaida/Ghilan/Alaa Major: Degree from the High School of ...

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Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi on Social Media, Arab Monarchies, and Muhammad Morsi

[Image of Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi. Image by Jonathan Rashad]

[This post is part of an ongoing Profile of a Contemporary Conduit series on Jadaliyya that seeks to highlight distinct voices primarily in and from the Middle East and North Africa.] Jadaliyya: What do you think are the most gratifying aspects of Tweeting, and Twitter? Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi: Twitter has become an invaluable resource for gathering information and following topics of interest. It has also become a method of directly communicating with ...

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Hassan Hamdan 'Mahdi `Amel': A Profile from the Archives

[Hassan Hamdan (Mahdi A'amil). Image from the archives of Assafir Newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Hassan Known as: Hamdan Father's name: Abdullah Date of birth: 1936 Date of death: 1987 Name of wife: Avlin Braun Children: Kareem/Yasmin/Rida Nationality: ...

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George Habash: A Profile From the Archives

[George Habash. Image from the archives of Assafir Newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: George Known as: Habash Date of birth: 1926 Date of death: 2008 Name of wife: Hilda Habash Date of marriage: 1961 ...

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Djamila Bouhired: A Profile From the Archives

[Image of Djamila Bouhired from the archives of Assafir Newspaper.]

[”A Profile from the Archives“ is a new series published by Jadaliyya in both Arabic and English in cooperation with the Lebanese newspaper, Assafir. These profiles will feature iconic figures who left indelible marks in the politics and culture of the Middle East and North Africa.] Name: Djamila Known as: Bouhired Date of birth: 1935 Spouse: Jacques Vergès Date of marriage: 1965 Children: Maryam/Lias Nationality: Algeria Category: Political ...

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