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A Mixture of Spice and Salt

It is a Libyan-flavoured revolution, a mixture of spice and salt and light that smells like the blessings that come from the lanterns of saints… 1,625 more words

The Book To Read: In The Country Of Men.

/Textiles of a city by Najla Shawket Fitouri, image © Noon Arts/

Libya, where art thou? That is a question I already asked – a lot of times. 518 more words

Art Of Resistance

The lingua franca of yearning and inquiry | Marina Warner

One of my most eagerly anticipated events of the year is the Malta Mediterranean Literature Festival – a multilingual gathering of authors and poets set up by the… 901 more words