Syria

‘Queens of Syria,’ a Play About Civil War, Touring Eight Cities in England and Scotland

“In film and on stage, the women courageously explore parallels between the ancient Greek tragedy and the catastrophe of today’s civil war.”

‘Untamed’: An Evening with Zakaria Tamer

Last Wednesday, Banipal magazine presented “An evening with Zakaria Tamer” to celebrate one of the Arabic language’s most influential writers: By Valentina Viene Banipal dedicated its latest issue entirely to the celebrated Syrian short-story writer. Since 1957, Tamer has published eleven short-story collections,… Read More ›