مع بداية الحرب السورية، تحوّلت منطقة وادي خالد التي تربط شمال لبنان بالداخل السوري إلى ملجأ للاجئين السوريينRead more
تشارك مشالله نيوز بتنظيم ثلاث ورش عمل صحفيّة في لبنان والمانيا و فرنسا، مع التركيز على الإنتاج الصوتي حول موضوع الهجرة اللاجئين، وكيفيّة تغطية ونقل هذه القضايا بطريقة أفضل وأكثر عدلًا وإنصافًاRead more
Wadi Khaled became home to some of the first refugees in the early days of the Syrian war. People here, who did not become Lebanese citizens until the 1990s, maintain mostly good relations with their Syrian neighbours – but face more hardship than others in the country.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.
Eastern Turkey. Stand at the Aras river and look up — you will see the skies are nothing but a super-highway to millions of birds stopping by the region.Read more
Karen Klink is a Barcelona-based Lebanese artist whose radiant and bright illustrations, situated somewhere between the childlike and the paranormal, transfers you to wonderland.Read more
On a small street inside old Dubai’s market area, just off the main throughfare, is a small India outside of the subcontinent.Read more
Vsual contribution from Written In Sand, photo essay about an unknown architectural jewel: the Abu Dhabi Bus Terminal.Read more
The series Towards a flora is Ali Taptık’s visual research into urban plant life, depicting lone potted plants scattered throughout Istanbul.Read more