Photographer Camille McOuat noticed the importance of friendship in Turkey. When wandering Istanbul’s streets, she started to take pictures of friends.Read more
“What is the real message being promoted during the holy month?” This question got Khalid Mezaina to devote illustrations to the essence of Ramadan.Read more
More than a tool for reflecting what is, language is also a means of producing the real. It also has subversive potential – the ability to speak new kinds of selves, communities and solidarities into being, to resurrect mute narratives and resuscitate those that are running out of breath.
The night has a special kind of intimacy. A slower pace, a sense that time is moving in other directions. Places turn unfamiliar in the dark; people look different, do things differently. The night is a pause from life during the day, but also a world entirely of its own.
What alternative Middle Easts have existed, are existing and, perhaps one day, could exist within and beyond differently imagined borders? ROUTES brings together narratives that will (literally) guide readers down forgotten, hidden and potential paths to erased, obscured and proposed Middle Easts.
From political satire to absurd jokes, from cartoons to stand-up comedy, amidst the political turmoil, humour is taking new forms across the region.
For the first time ever, Mashallah features new fiction from the region: six emerging writers look at the ‘fate’ and potential futures of the Middle East.
Son yıllarda video sanatçısı Erdal İnci anime edilmiş Gif resimleri üzerine çalışıyor. Bu garip logoları unutun, onun eserleri orijinal ve şaşırtıcı.Read more
Sona Tikidjian is Beirut’s modest but shining star of Armenian cooking — come make Su Börek and pastries in her kitchen.Read more
Newsha Tavakolian photographs her hajj journey to Mount Arafat and its sea of white robes, rocky desert hills and sparkling lights.Read more
Yesterday was not only the birthday of MC Hammer & Ottoman sultan Mehmed II, but also Land Day – a day to commemorate what happened in Palestine 1976.Read more
In a former madrasa near the grand bazar is a small craftsmen workshop. There are four men working, sitting on small stools. They are carpet repairers.Read more