I am more than honored to be part of an amazing team of contributors whose testimonials, perceptions, narratives, and stories highlight the change-making arts and cultural scene here in Beirut. Together, these academics, poets, artists, activists, and individuals engaged in a wounded city, reveal glimpses of their thinking and doing, offering inspiration for other communities facing wars, crises, instability, and despair. Continue reading The Beirut Call: The Strongest Souls Emerge Out of Suffering
Dr. Pamela Chrabieh and Dr. Nadia Wardeh present the results of their work in 2020-2021 on the development of a regional curriculum on interreligious dialogue in the Arab world. Continue reading “Active Citizenship towards an Inclusive Society” Conference – Amman
Today, please consider supporting Lebanese artists by purchasing The Beirut Call: Harnessing Creativity for Change, a collection from Elyssar Press that features the work of 21 artists, poets, professors, and activists. Proceeds from The Beirut Call help Dar al Kalima University College of Arts and Culture fund artists, arts NGOs, and small creative enterprises’ projects in Lebanon. Continue reading Can Beirut Recover? Artists Reflect on the August 4th Blast in Lebanon (by Elyssar Press)
The multiform crisis in Lebanon needs both short-term and long-term humanitarian interventions or responses. Continue reading Humanitarian Crisis and Responses in Lebanon
How can we think of food, and what roles can it play when everything is falling apart in Lebanon?
This summer marks the release of the anthology The Beirut Call: Harnessing Creativity for Change, a collection [by the Nabad program – Dar al Kalima University College of Arts and Culture] from Elyssar Press that features the work of 21 artists, poets, professors, and activists exploring the theme of art as essential, especially in the wake of disasters. Continue reading We had to do something following the Beirut port blast
We invite all writers and readers to contribute articles and write related to Gender and Women’s Rights in Southwestern Asia/North Africa.
Continue reading Call for Papers – Telos Magazine Issue No 4, “Gender and Women’s Rights” in Southwestern Asia and North Africa
Telos Magazine Issue 3 – Cover photo by Dr. Pamela Chrabieh Continue reading Telos Magazine Issue 3 الهجرة والتهجير: مقاربات وخبرات
We are more than pleased to have our Nabad program featured in both the digital and printed versions of Issue 101 of Aesthetica Magazine, Recharge and Reset, p.134.
Continue reading Nabad in Aesthetica Magazine Issue 101: supporting artists in Lebanon and Southwestern Asia
Watch this interview by Elyssar Press with Dr. Mitri Raheb, Dr. Pamela Chrabieh, and Ms. Roula Salibi on “The Beirut Call: Harnessing Creativity for Change” anthology. Continue reading The Beirut Call – Interview by Elyssar Press