Wednesday, March 30 2011
The whole body of instruments whipping in unison around a hairpin curve and hovering, the grace of a ballerina backed with the heft of a whale.
Monday, January 17 2011
Using only the inside of a tank as a setting, the film is a story about modern warfare generally as much as it is one about the 1982 Lebanon War specifically.
Tuesday, July 22 2008
Listening to the Rough Guide to Arabic Café, I realised that this is not the same as the music you would expect to hear if you were sitting in a Western coffee shop.
Sunday, July 13 2008
Every time the reader is drawn in deeper, Younes pulls away, retracting back into her unaffected prose.
Monday, September 24 2007
A band from Tel Aviv named Lebanon? Go figure. Well, whatever the band’s moniker, this group can certainly meld a lot of genres.