On Being 'The Other' In Post-Civil War Lebanon
This text is excerpted from the article 'On Being the Other in Post-Civil War Lebanon: Aid and the Politics of Art in Processes of Contemporary Cultural Production' published in <em>Arab Studies Journal</em> 18 no. 1 (Spring 2010): 118-161. It forms the introduction to a larger text, part of a PhD...
Can Artistic Practices Negotiate the Demands of Cultural Institutions, Public Space, and Civil Society?
'What do we do when as artists we are invited to behave as liberal democratic [beings]? You have your own space, each has their own little house, we can all live together; does this not sound like the idea of a Lebanon of all the different mosaics and cohabitation -...