Issue No. 48

Contents

Essays & features

 

6.Gulf Capital and Arab Satellite Television

by Mohammad Ali al-Atassi

 

10.Louis Awad: Relentless Advocate of Secular Tradition

by Mohammed Dakroub

 

13.A Feminism Beyond Gender

by Rafif Rida Sidawi

 

14.A Life under Fire: Inside the Gaza Occupation

by Satoshi Yamaji

 

18.Samir Nakash: The Wandering Arab-Jew

by Mohammad Ali al-Atassi

 

20.A Year After Sunset: Remembering Amina Rizk

by Miranda Bechara

 

22.Ahmad Dahbur: In Pursuit of Blackness

by Mark H. Grimes

 

Interviews

 

2.Rethinking Eward Said's 'Orientalism': An Interview with Charbel Dagher by Elie Chalala

 

24. A Critic's Search for a Truer Vision of War: an Interview with Rafif Rida Sidawi by Inayeh Jabber

 

26.Landmark of Arab Music Heritage: an Interview with Victor Sahab by Mai Munasa

 

54. Women and War: A Conversation with Susan Kahroody by Judith Gabriel

 

Music

 

49. World Music Releases Blend Folk Classics and Innovation by Judith Gabriel

 

Films

 

29.Chahine's 'Alexandrie... New York ' by Miranda Bechara

 

30.Three Post 9/11Documentaries by Lynne Rogers

 

32."Feminizing " Politics and Transforming the Culture of Conflict by Beige Luciano-Adams

 

33.One Woman's Crusade Against State Terror by Beige Luciano-Adams

 

34.Fearing Her Camera's Eye: The Killing of Zahra Kazemi by Emaleah Shackleton

 

36.Documentary Captures Syrian Complexities, Dilemmas by Bobby Gulshan

 

37.Ingredients of the Creative Self: Intimate Look on Edward Said by Doris Bittar

 

38."The Last Interview" of Edward Said by Brigitte Caland

 

40.Mideast Youth United by Anxiety by Bobby S. Gulshan

 

41.Women, Honor, Patriarchy: Progress in Kurdish Iraq by Beige Luciano-Adams

 

42.Legacies of War and Ghosts of Normal Life by Lynne Rogers

 

Books

 

46.The Indivisible Domains of Tarab by Anne K. Rasmussen

51.The Perennial Refugees: Steadfastness in a World of Forgetfulness by Doris Bittar

Exhibition

52.Alternate Voices, Expanding Dialogue by Doris Bittar

 

Poems

 

25.A Visit by Moayyad al- Rawi

 

28.The Successor of Bedouins by Fadwa Toukan

 

Contributors