Syria: Culture in Defiance

Some wonderful articles and art in this Prince Claus Foundation document on the arts in Syria's uprising [PDF].

[Thanks, MG.]

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.