Culture 22 May 2019

Jokha Alharthi Is The First Arab Author To Win International Man Booker Prize

The first female Omani novelist to be translated into English has won one of literatures most prestigious prizes.

By Staff Reporter

Culture 21 May 2019

Emirati Abdullah Salem al Blooshi Is A Paralympic Athlete With An Inspiring Message

Watch how a tragic accident didn’t stop this UAE National Team cyclist from following his passion.

By Staff Reporter

Culture 18 May 2019

Six books about Sudan by Sudanese writers

Check out some of these celebrated books to add to your bookshelves.

By Staff Reporter

Culture 15 May 2019

10 Facts you didn't know about Sudan

Rich in history, diversity and culture here's what you should know about Sudan.

By Saleh Mustafa-Kamil

Culture 1 May 2019

These people are the real heroes

Healing Wounds is an important photography exhibition that highlights the horrific reality of war and the amazing work Doctors Without Borders are doing.

By Maán Jalal & Staff Reporter

Culture 24 April 2019

Who were the first Arab men ever photographed?

From sultans to playboys, doctor to shawarma shop owners and terrorist Arab men are seen in very specific ways in today’s media. But how were Arab men first portrayed in front of the camera?

By Maán Jalal

Culture 24 April 2019

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi: Progress Update

Set to open in 2022, The Frank Gehry designed building will house a global collection of art.

By Staff Reporter

Culture 1 April 2019

Egyptian designer whose work went viral says Arabic is “part of who we are"

Mahmoud Tammam’s illustrations took the Arab world by storm and are making us re-think how Arabic should exist in the modern world.

By Maan Jalal

Culture 22 March 2019

Six Novels About the Contemporary Arab Experience

Looking for some good books to read? Here are novels about contemporary Arab life from across the Arab world for you to get completely immersed in

By Maan Jalal

Culture 20 March 2019

#MyBaghdad: Photos of a great city that you should see

University student Sumaya Al-Naqshabandy documents the history of Baghdad through its architecture on Instagram.

By Maan Jalal

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