Essays and Features
Sayyed Darwish, Major Arab Music Pioneer
Bandar Abdel Hamid (1947-2020): Editor and Poet Transformed His Humble Damascus Apartment into Inspiring ‘Literary Salon’
The Metamorphosis of a 19th Century Syrian Feminist: Hanna K. Kourani’s Journey from Lebanese Village to Chicago Women’s Rights Conference
Silent in First Person: Where is the Confessional Autobiography in Arab Literature?
Lebanon’s Tide of Change: Revolutionaries vs. Predators
Muayyad al-Rawi, Iraqi Poet And Renaissance Man Whose Work Painted a Portrait of the 1960s
Despite Decades-Old Controversies, Iraqi Poet Badr Shaker al-Sayyab Still Relevant!
Lebanese Jewry: Once Part of the Country’s Confessional Map, Now Vanished