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Arab America Announces Spring 2023 Internship Opportunities

Dec 7, 2022

Arab America, the leading provider of digital media regarding the Arab and Arab American identity, announces Spring 2023 internship/externship opportunities. Application Deadline: Open until all positions are filled. Term: 4 Months--Beginning December/January to April (Flexible) Due to COVID concerns, we(...)

The Galabeya, Traditional Egyptian Clothing

Dec 7, 2022

Photo Credit: Mark Ziploi Blog By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab America Contributing Writer Brief History Like most aspects of life in Egypt, the Galabeya is a traditional and historical part of the culture. Galabeya refers to the ankle-length loose-fitting garment(...)

Saving Cultural History with UNESCO

Dec 7, 2022

Harissa - Institut National du Patrimoine (INP), 2022 By Alison Norquist / Arab America Contributing Writer Last week, a special organization of the United Nations released this cycle's Intangible Cultural Heritage inscriptions. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization(...)

Netflix ‘Farha’, One View of Zionist Militia Attack on Palestinians during 1948 Nakba, Angers Israelis, Bemuses Palestinians

Dec 7, 2022

Netflix 'Farha' -- the story of Nakba through the eyes of a young Palestinian girl -- Photo picture tree-international.com By: John Mason / Arab America Contributing Writer Farha is a Palestinian film about the Nakba, the catastrophic moment in 1948(...)

Contemporary Art and Culture Meet Traditional Paper-Cutting

Dec 7, 2022

Paper-cutting / Pixabay By: Jenny Lyu / Arab America Contributing Writer This traditional art experience is a journey of the creator's self-discovery and expression with a contemporary interpretation. Paper-cutting is a complex and precise production, an art that gives the(...)

Morocco Upsets Spain Becoming the First Arab Team to Make World Cup Quarterfinals

Dec 7, 2022

The Moroccan Team Lifts Walid Regragui After Their Stunning Upset of Spain | Photo Credit: TNT Newsday By: Drew Jackson / Arab America Contributing Writer Morocco stunned Spain and made history in yesterday’s Group of 16 matches, becoming the first-ever(...)

Dalida: The International Diva Who Became an Egyptian Icon

Dec 7, 2022

By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer Dalida/ Source: Paris Match An Egyptian Icon Music is at the very heart and soul of Egyptian national pride. For decades, the likes of Um Kalthoum, Abdel Halim Hafez, and Mohammad Abdel Wahab,(...)

Of Clay and Fire -Review of "The Golem and The Jinni" by Helene Wecker

Nov 30, 2022

By: Alison Norquist/ Arab America Contributing Writer The Golem and The Jinni by Helene Wecker / amazon.com An Overview The Golem and The Jinni follows two mythological beings who struggle to appear human while retaining their true selves in early(...)

Israeli Professor Fears Israel-Palestine Conflict has Morphed into a ‘One-State, Three-tiered Classes’ Solution

Nov 30, 2022

CNN's Christian Amanpour interviewed Yuval Noah Harari about his view of the Israel-Palestine issue -- Photo linktr.ee CNN’s Christian Amanpour recently interviewed Israeli popularist Yuval Noah Harari. He purported that the Israeli public no longer believes in the two-state solution.(...)

What Connections are there between China and Arabs on YouTube?

Nov 30, 2022

YouTube Website / Unsplash By: Jenny Lyu / Arab America Contributing Writer  As a globally popular medium, social media video is infectious. Concretized audiovisual communications can cross cultural barriers and are more easily understood and accepted by overseas audiences. Many(...)

Swimming for Freedom-The True Story of Yusra and Sara Mardini from Netflix’s 'The Swimmers'

Nov 30, 2022

Olympic Swimmer Yusra Mardini/ Source: Instagram By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer A Remarkable True Story The newly released Netflix film The Swimmers tells the remarkable true story of two heroic Syrian sisters named Yusra and Sara Mardini. Directed(...)

Abu Dhabi, Gulf Nations, Tout 2022 GDP Growth Despite Global Challenges

Nov 30, 2022

By Arab America Contributing Writer Drew Jackson Abu Dhabi Skyline | Photo Credit: Travel Triangle United Arab Emirate, Abu Dhabi, has recently announced their real GDP increased by 11.2% in the first half of 2022, compared to the same period(...)

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