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The building under construction across my balcony has now reached my floor level. The exaggerated plantation I have installed to buffer its generous...
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Rebecca Whiting
In a gaping white gallery, black and white prints of patterns are evenly spaced along the walls: studies of the wrought-ironwork that typify the...
Monday, February 4, 2013
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Rebecca Whiting
Brazilian master architect Oscar Niemeyer passed away 5 December 2012 only days before his 105th birthday. His modernist works are now pieces of...
Sunday, December 16, 2012
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
The group known as the Tripoli Heritage Protectors do not number more than 70 youths, yet many residents of north Lebanon’s Tripoli, are counting on...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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Leah Caldwell
“Muscat already has an international image and market positioning needs to reinforce its rich character, historic roots, authentic Arabian culture...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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Hussein Bin Hamza
A Lebanese photographer and anthropologist documents architectural demise in Beirut and Syrian villages through a photography exhibit and a book....
Monday, March 12, 2012
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Joanne Bajjaly
Book Review: A City for All Ages by Eli Salem and Mario Saba, Balamand University Tripoli is the capital of North Lebanon. Every Lebanese has known...
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Ahmed Mohsen
Many Lebanese may take pride in their shiny new Beirut city center. The final product, however, is a city out of place where many more may not feel...
Saturday, January 7, 2012
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Linda Tabar
Amid talks of reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas, the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) so-called state-building continues unabated. Lacking real...
Monday, December 26, 2011
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