Articles tagged baghdad

15 Apr 2009 // 10:00 AM

Once a country of fervent readers, Iraq now starving for books

BAGHDAD - When Maysoon Kadhim began working on her master’s thesis at Baghdad University two years ago, she braced for the challenge. After all,

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24 Aug 2008 // 6:29 AM

(Leila Fadel/MCT) “I am living between heaven and hell /My day is night and my night is day /Grief and pain” —Umm Kulthoum, the

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18 Jul 2007 // 2:41 AM

Nice Bombs (2006)

Though it seems casual, even random, Nice Bombs manages a consistently acute observation of tensions between troops and citizens, expectations and realities.

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Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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