Author: Anglo American Section

An Open Letter from Palestinian Poet Dareen Tatour, Under House Arrest

Found this article in the Arabic Literature’s site translated into English and hope you’re going to like it. Diego BY MLYNXQUALEY on JUNE 29, 2016    • (Arabic Literature) On Sunday, June 26, leading Israeli newspaper Haaretz ran a board editorial titled “Free the Palestinian Poet, Arrested for Expressing her Opinions.” The justice system didn’t listen: The next day, the court in Nazareth postponed the decision of whether to relieve Dareen Tatour’s detention until July 18. Also on Monday, a few Israeli writers held a solidarity event, and the poet wrote an open letter of thanks, published by the website...

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FABIO DONATO, THE HARDCORE ENTREPRENEUR TURNING THE TABLES ON THE MIGRATION CONVERSATION

VALENTINA PRIMO – Argentinian writer. From the CAIROSCENE site. The offspring of four generations of Italian workers, this iconic businessman, investor, and serial entrepreneur crystallises the untold success story of migrants. As he sips a glass of Chivas Regal Extra, he talks business ethics and traces the heritage of a hard-working family. Fabio Donato is a 38-year-old hardcore entrepreneur; he runs two companies and is building the third one, he is an investor at Egyptian tech startup Elves, and the founding partner of six other enterprises across Egypt, Italy, Greece, and beyond. But, more importantly, he crystallises a successful...

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Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you and your friends to share a glass of wine with us and see you at the finissage of the artist book* presentation and exhibition “Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories” on Friday, January 22, 6.00  – 9 pm. Installation and artist book by Salah Saouli Berlin Beirut Multiples / Brunnenstraße 162, 10119 Berlin * Limited edition of 50 copies, three colour silk screen print on offset print, hand-made and hand-bound http://www.hayek-collection.com/index.php/series-1/the-days-of-the-blue-bat...

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Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories

Dear friends and colleagues, I would like to invite you and your friends to the artist book launch and exhibition “Revolution, Uprising and Other Stories” on Thursday, Dec. 17, 6 – 9 pm. Installation and artist book by Salah Saouli | Berlin Beirut Multiples | Brunnenstraße 162, 10119 Berlin Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, liebe Freunde der Kunst, ich möchte Sie und ihre Freunde herzlich zur Künstler-Buchvorstellung und Ausstellung “Revolution, Revolte und andere Geschichten” am Donnerstag, 17. Dezember, 18.00 – 21.00 Uhr einladen. Installation und Künstlerbuch von Salah Saouli Montag – Samstag 14 – 19 Uhr | Berlin Beirut...

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Straight Lines

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you and your friends to the opening of the exhibition „Straight Lines“ by Salah Saouli. Sunday, October 18, 2015, 3 p.m. at the Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Thomasburg “Straight Lines” Installtion , Drawings Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Kirchring 6, 21401 Thomasburg Tel: 05859 585; [email protected] xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Liebe Freunde der Kunst, wir laden Sie und Ihre Freunde zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung „Straight Lines“ von Salah Saouli im Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Thomasburg herzlich ein. Sonntag 18. Oktober 2015, um 15:00 Uhr “Straight Lines” Raum Installation, Zeichnungen Kunstfenster „ZwischenLinden“ Kirchring 6, 21401 Thomasburg Tel: 05859 585;...

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Eulogy for Michel (Micho) Boulos

Please find hereafter an article published in the AS-SAFIR newspaper written by one of the former Salesian Beirut School pupils, Bakhti Sleiman, (same class as Youssef Saouly), about Micho,  Michel Boulos, who passed away on 7th August 2015. Hoping someone would translate it into English very soon, we leave this Eulogy as it is. Don Gianni كل الكلمات والأوقات والصداقات التي وزّعها الأب ميشال بولس (المدرسة الايطالية ـ المعهد السالزياني ـ دون بوسكو ـ بيروت، بين العامين 1971/ 1978 علَّ الشباب لا يزال يسمع صداها في الوجدان والزمن، وهو غاب قليلاً ليتفقد ملعباً في الجوار القريب أو في حصون...

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Joakim Zander Remembers His Youthful Syrian Sojourn

The Swedish author of ‘The Swimmer’ spent almost a year in Syria as a teenager. Part of him never left THE WALL STREET JOURNAL | 27/03/2015 By JOAKIM ZANDER I WAS 15 IN 1990 when my father left his civilian job to take a position as a military observer for the United Nations in Syria. When we first discussed it around the kitchen table, the move felt like a dream, an adventure of unimaginable scope. I had grown up in a tiny Swedish town where nobody ever went anywhere. But we were moving to Syria. The months before the...

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« Swarm » By Salah Saouli

Salah Saouli received the “DANZ”  award / Dansk-Australsk-New Zealandsk Venskabsforenings award (Friendship society of Australia, New Zealand and Denmark) Prize of the Sculpture By The Sea 2015 – a biennial exhibition of sculpture in Aarhus/ Denmark. There were 57 participant artists of 2km long open air exhibition on the sea shore of Aarhus city in DK and the award Celebration was held on Wednesday July the 1st. Please find hereafter some press publishing and an introduction about Salah’s art work “Swarm” . The installation “Swarm” conveys the idea of an organic structure or creature, its shape reminiscent of a...

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To bring Peace and Security to Libya

Good news from Libya: Agreement between Misrata and Tawergha on an agenda and process for implementing the right of return to Tawergha. Glad to have made a contribution with my team, today on a luminous day in Tunis. Claudio Cordone UNSMIL Welcomes Misrata-Tawergha Agreement at Tunis Meeting 27-28 May 2015 28 May 2015 – The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) welcomes the agreement reached by the delegations of Misrata and Tawergha at a meeting in Tunis on 28 May 2015 as another important step in achieving justice and ensuring the right of return in safety and dignity...

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The Days of the Blue Bat

Dear friends and colleagues, we would like to invite you to the upcoming show and Artist book  launching at Plan BEY: The Days of the Blue Bat A project in progress by Salah Saouli Opening: Tuesday, March 17, 2015, from 6 – 9 p.m. Exhibition: Tue. 17 –  Mon. 23 March, 2015 Opening hours: Monday – Saturday 11 – 9 p.m. Plan BEY, Armenia St. Geara bldg, Mar Mikhael district (beside Inab Resturant) Beirut, Lebanon tel: +961 01 444110...

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