Cultural historians have often focused attention on Islam’s achievements in architecture, craftsmanship and calligraphy. However, except for poetry scant attention has been given to Islamic culture’s contribution to performance art:… Continue reading "A Glimpse into Performance Art in the Muslim World: A Clash of the Profane and the Sacred"
By Valentina Viene In a world of opposing ideologies and intense scrutiny, critically thinking individuals must often migrate to an imaginary world to express their ideas. For writers with a… Continue reading "Asia Alfasi’ ‘Extraordinary Tales’: Bringing Together Libya, Scotland, and Manga"
Interview with Mohammed Ali first appeared in the New Internationalist reproduced with kind permission in the December issue 2012. What are your early memories of Graffiti? Flicking through Subway Art by Martha… Continue reading "Soul and the City- words from graffiti artist Mohammed Ali"