Friday Finds: ‘The First Yemeni Play Translated Into English’

"What you need to understand is that truth is directly connected to our wallets. And since your wallet is empty, and mine is full, that means the truth isn’t in your wallet. It’s in mine."

Arabic Shakespeares: From Theatre to TV to YouTube

There should be a longer piece on the Arab and Arabic Shakespeare tradition appearing today in Al Araby Al Jadeed: Aspirationally, it begins: It was 1608 when the crew of the Red Dragon, under the leadership of Capt. William Keeling, set down on a small island that was then part of the Sultanate of al-Mahra and Socotra, now … Continue reading Arabic Shakespeares: From Theatre to TV to YouTube