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In conversation with the Kahkaha project in Lebanon: an effective example of a Southern-led initiative.

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
‘One cannot come from outside and decide people’s needs on the basis of assumptions or experiences lived somewhere else.’ In this blog post Dr Estella Carpi interviews Lina Khoury, the founder of the Kahkaha project in Lebanon.  The Kahkaha project aims to blur the boundaries between urban and Palestinian…

The ‘Learning from Crisis’ Humanitarian Formula: Bridging Disaster and Normality (October, 2018)

You can here listen to my interview with Habitat for Humanity-Great Britain (May, 2018), which summarises the report I published with the International Institute of Environment and Development in the framework of the Urban Crisis Learning Partnership project – including Habitat for Humanity-GB, Oxfam-GB, the Overseas Development Institute, and the Bartlett Development Planning Unit (University […]

What’s wrong with the ‘power of writing’? A reflection on language in academic research (September 2018)

http://allegralaboratory.net/whats-wrong-with-the-power-of-writing-a-reflection-on-language-in-academic-research/ I have recently shared my anger and my concerns on AllegraLaboratory. In the following article I discuss how, on the one hand, academic jargon increasingly seems to conceal a daunting lack or weakness of fieldwork and of critical ideas. On the other, academic-NGO partnerships are not doing any better: while pretending to drag academia […]

‘Southern’ and ‘Northern’ assistance provision beyond the grand narratives: Views from Lebanese and Syrian providers in Lebanon

http://publicanthropologist.cmi.no/2018/09/15/southern-and-northern-assistance-provision-beyond-the-grand-narratives-views-from-lebanese-and-syrian-providers-in-lebanon/ Over the past few decades, scholars have increasingly employed the categories of ‘Global North’ and ‘Global South’ to explore different political geographies and economies in development cooperation and humanitarian aid provision. Without doubt, whether and how these denominations make sense are not merely dilemmas of terminology. The Global South has been historically referred to in […]

Historical Photos of Hamra, Beirut

Originally posted on Refugee Hosts:
Refugee Hosts local researcher, Leonie Harsch, has encountered an archive of photos during her extensive mapping of the Hamra neighbourhood in Beirut. In this piece, Leonie reflects on some of these photos, which form the archive of Mukhtar Michel Bekhazi, as a way of approaching questions of hospitality, refugee-host encounters…

Redefinindo a vulnerabilidade em uma favela de Beirute: quando a cidadania desempodera (Agosto 2018)

Redefining vulnerability in a Beirut suburb: when citizenship disempowers Biografia: Estella Carpi è doutora em Antropologia Social e Pesquisadora na University College London. Desde 2010, ela vem realizando pesquisas sobre a resposta social à assistência humanitária fornecida no Líbano desde a guerra de 2006 contra Israel até afluxo de refugiados vindos da Síria. Após estudar […]

Redefinindo a vulnerabilidade em uma favela de Beirute: cidadania e refúgio às margens da sociedade libanesa (August 2018)

Posted by diasporadmin | 13/08/2018 | Cotidiano | 0 | Estella Carpi   http://www.revistadiaspora.org/2018/08/13/redefinindo-a-vulnerabilidade-em-uma-favela-de-beirute/ Refugiados no Líbano sempre ocuparam o nível mais baixo da pirâmide social libanesa, na maioria das vezes não têm acesso a serviços públicos e não são nem mesmo legalmente reconhecidos como refugiados. A cidadania, mesmo produzida dentro de um sistema estatal […]

ما دور البرامج “سبل تحسين العيش” في شمال لبنان

https://www.enabbaladi.net/archives/244949#ixzz5NKspl2fk استيلا كاربي اكتسبت برامج سبل تحسين العيش في المنظمات غير الحكومية الإنسانية أهمية متزايدة على مدى العقود الماضية. وهذه البرامج تتضمن مختلف قطاعات المنظمات الإنسانية، بما في ذلك الحماية والأمن الغذائي والمياه والصرف الصحي والنظافة الصحية. وعلى وجه الخصوص، تغيرت استراتيجية برامج سبل العيش الإنسانية التي تستهدف اللاجئين في جميع أنحاء العالم من رعاية […]

Empires of ‘inclusion’?

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
? In this blog post, Southern Responses’ Research Associate Dr Estella Carpi explores the implications of the concept and process of ‘inclusion’ in relation to South-South Cooperation – understood here as encompassing a wide range of initiatives developed by Southern state and non-state actors in support of individuals,…

Appello mio personale a ricercatrici e ricercatori di/in Medio Oriente

(I’ll soon translate this post into English and Arabic) The term RESEARCH is inextricably linked to European imperialism and colonialism… The word itself RESEARCH, is probably one of the dirtiest words in the indigenous world’s vocabulary (Linda Tuhiwai Smith, University of Auckland, NZ)   È da un pò che noto status Facebook e Twitter di […]

Humanitarianism and Postcoloniality: A Look at Academic Texts

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
In this blog post Southern Responses’ Research Associate, Dr Estella Carpi, uses her experience of teaching humanitarianism in Lebanon, Turkey and Italy, to examine how ‘northern-born’ theories and frameworks of humanitarianism interact with the ‘cultural dispositions’ of students and how, in turn, these interactions influence student responses to…

Localising Response to Humanitarian Need

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
In October 2017, Dr Estella Carpi participated in the forum “Localising Response to Humanitarian Need. The Role of religious and Faith-Based Organisations”, in Colombo (Sri Lanka). Organised by the Partnership in Faith and Development the forum involved a wide range of secular and faith-based NGOs and built on…

Southern Responses to Displacement Research at GCRF Conference on Protracted Conflict, Aid and Development

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
In October 2017 the Southern Responses to Displacement team participated in a Global Challenges Research Fund Conference entitled ‘Protracted Conflict, Aid and Development: Research, Policy and Practice’. The conference aimed to examine ways in which Southern led responses complement and, at times, challenge Northern led responses. Dr Elena…

Internationalism and Solidarity

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
Throughout history, assistance for people affected by conflict and displacement has been provided by state and non-state groups across the global South. How does ‘solidarity based’ humanitarianism influence Southern led responses to displacement? In the first of our introductory mini blog series Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh presents a brief reflection…

Refugee-Refugee Humanitarianism

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
First responders in contexts of displacement are themselves often refugees. In this, our third introductory mini blog, Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh examines how a focus on refugee-refugee humanitarianism makes it possible to recognise and meaningfully engage with the agency of displaced populations. Refugee-Refugee Humanitarianism By Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Southern…

Faith-Based Humanitarianism

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
How do local faith communities respond to populations affected by conflict and displacement. In our second introductory mini blog Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh provides a brief overview of how local faith communities are often the first and longest standing responders to displaced populations. Faith-Based Humanitarianism By Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh,…

Before Defining What is Local, Let’s Build the Capacities of Humanitarian Agencies

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
In this piece, Dr Janaka Jayawickrama and Bushra Rehman argue that the localisation of aid agenda is shaped by a discourse of global humanitarianism that is characterised by a particular, cultural relationship to power. This suggests that current discourses on localisation have largely been North-centric, often overlooking the Southern…

Teaching Humanitarianism: The Need for a More Responsive Framework

Originally posted on Southern Responses to Displacement:
In this blog post Southern Responses Research Associate Dr Estella Carpi reflects on her experiences of teaching humanitarianism in different countries and languages.  These experiences have led her to acknowledge and question different academic cultural frameworks of displacement, migration and humanitarian action and provided insight into how this…

Refugee Hospitality in Lebanon and Turkey. On Making the “Other” (June, 2018)

We’ve been literally inundated with refugee hospitality accounts… Indeed, it’s primarily a discourse, which problematically speaks the language of the nation-state when it’s paraded as a political virtue. As a matter of fact, over the last 7 years it paradoxically ended up acting as a social fragmentation force in the Syria neighbourhood. Read our latest […]

Toward an Alternative ‘Time of the Revolution’? Beyond State Contestation in the struggle for a new Syrian Everyday (May, 2018)

The Mabisir team has just published “Toward an Alternative ‘Time of the Revolution’? Beyond State Contestation in the Struggle for a New Syrian Everyday” on Middle East Critique: The convoluted relationship between the state and citizens in conflict-ridden Syria often has been reduced to a binary of dissent and consent. Challenging these simplistic categorizations, this […]

Teaching humanitarianism in Lebanon, Turkey, and Italy (April, 2018)

http://publicanthropologist.cmi.no/2018/04/26/teaching-humanitarianism-in-lebanon-turkey-and-italy/ In an attempt to reflect on some lectures I have delivered on humanitarianism in Lebanese, Turkish, and Italian universities over the last three years, I would like to advance a few reflections on the “public afterlife” of my experience of teaching, the language I used in those classes, and the response I received from […]

Border towns: humanitarian assistance in peri-urban areas (March, 2018)

Humanitarian response in urban areas, Humanitarian Exchange Magazine No. 71. by Humanitarian Practice Network March 2018 Humanitarian crises are increasingly affecting urban areas either directly, through civil conflict, hazards such as flooding or earthquakes, urban violence or outbreaks of disease, or indirectly, through hosting people fleeing these threats. The humanitarian sector has been slow to […]

Humanitarianism in an Urban Lebanese Setting: Missed Opportunities (by Estella Carpi and Camillo Boano)

The UNDP and UKAID funded public market. Halba, 23 February 2017. Photo credit: Estella Carpi Estella Carpi – Camillo Boano | 2018-02-05   http://legal-agenda.com/en/article.php?id=4211 Prior to the arrival of Syrian refugees and international humanitarian agencies in 2011, the Akkar region in northern Lebanon bordering Syria has rarely made global headlines. However, this region has historically suffered from local […]

Does Faith-Based Aid Provision always Localise Aid?

Originally posted on Refugee Hosts:
Attempts to localise humanitarian responses have resulted in a growing awareness on the part of international actors of the opportunities that come from working with local faith communities (as explored on Refugee Hosts here, here and here). However, as Estella Carpi argues, there is a need to reflect on local contexts…

Reflections on Faith-Based Solidarity and Social Membership: Beyond Religion? The Case of Lebanese Shiite FBOs (January 2018)

I have recently published a study on “Caucasus International”. During the July 2006 postwar period in Beirut’s southern suburbs (Dahiye), which were destroyed by the Israeli air force in its effort to annihilate the Lebanese Shiite party Hezbollah, the Islamic Shi‘a philanthropic sphere has been growing. It has pioneered the postwar reconstruction process and local […]

Book Review – Humanitarian Rackets and their Moral Hazards: The Case of the Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon (December 20, 2017)

http://www.globalpolicyjournal.com/blog/20/12/2017/book-review-humanitarian-rackets-and-their-moral-hazards-case-palestinian-refugee-ca Humanitarian Rackets and their Moral Hazards: The Case of the Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon by Rayyar Marron. Abingdon and New York: Routledge 2016. 188 pp., £110 hardcover 9781472457998, £36.99 paperback 9780815352570, £36.99 e-book 9781315587615 Rayyar Marron’s book provides a critique of how academic and activist accounts of Palestinian refugee camps end up reinforcing the humanitarian […]

Making Lives: Refugee Self-Reliance and Humanitarian Action in Cities

Today I am launching Making Lives: Refugee Self-Reliance and Humanitarian Action in Cities, the final publication of a year-long research project into refugee self-reliance and humanitarian action in cities, which I carried out last year with the Humanitarian Affairs Team (Save the Children), the Bartlett Development Planning Unit (University College London), and Jindal School of International Affairs (O. P. Jindal Global University). […]

Petition for Maha Abderrahman (November, 2017)

Cambridge, 10th November 2017 We, the undersigned, categorically reject the malicious and totally unfounded allegations made against Dr Maha Abdelrahman in the Italian newspaper La Repubblica on 2 November 2017. Dr Abdelrahman, an internationally highly-regarded scholar at Cambridge University, was the supervisor of Giulio Regeni, an Italian PhD student, who was conducting research on Egyptian […]

CfP BRISMES 2018: Southern-led Responses to Displacement in the MENA Region

Southern-led Responses to Displacement in the MENA Region The longstanding human displacement and forced migration flows in the Middle Eastern region have invited scholars and researchers to think in new ways about the collective and individual meanings of mobility, culture-oriented models of care, and the role of transnational and local networks in mobilising people, ideas […]

Refugee Self-Reliance: Moving Beyond the Marketplace (October, 2017)

https://www.rsc.ox.ac.uk/news/new-research-in-brief-on-refugee-self-reliance I have contributed to this research in brief with my study on Halba in northern Lebanon. You can download the whole paper here: https://www.rsc.ox.ac.uk/publications/refugee-self-reliance-moving-beyond-the-marketplace. The issue of how to promote refugee self-reliance has become of heightened importance as the number of forcibly displaced people in the world rises and budgets for refugees in long-term situations […]

Humanitarian Pedagogies of Transit (September 2017)

(Syrian refugee children at school in Turkey. Photo credit: worldbulletin.net) http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2017/09/26/humanitarian-pedagogies-of-transit/ Despite the traditionally temporary character of their interventions, humanitarian agencies providing ad hoc services in crisis-affected areas are increasingly viewing education as a necessity. As such, education has been progressively integrated into the standard humanitarian toolkit. Delivering formal education in crises, however, remains an […]

Jeu et sport. Comprendre les enjeux entre pratiques de développement, protection et migration

(Photo by Right to Play-Ethiopia). Appel à communications pour l’atelier: Jeu et sport. Comprendre les enjeux entre pratiques de développement, protection et migration WOCMES 2018 Séville (Espagne) 16-20 Juillet 2018. Suite aux derniers flux migratoires provenant de certains pays du Moyen-Orient, les organisations internationales humanitaires mettent en place des projets de développement ayant comme moyen […]

Athens and the Struggle for a Mobile Commons

Originally posted on Refugee Hosts:
In this piece, Tahir Zaman reflects on how new models of citizenship are up-ending the myopia of state-centric responses to displacement. In Athens, a ‘mobile commons’ is opening up, defined by sharing, solidarity and resistance to a state whose priorities reflect more the interests of international capital than the needs…

Supporting refugee livelihoods or host stability? The two sides of the coin

For many refugees, the humanitarian programmes focusing on “livelihoods” end up having merely an “accessory” role rather than generating sustainable labour.   Civil defence members and civilians put out fire at a camp for Syrian refugees near the town of Qab Elias, in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, July 2, 2017. Picture by HASSAN ABDALLAH/Reuters/PA Images. All […]

“Muslim Women” and Gender Inequality in Australia’s Assimilationist-Multicultural Policies. Participation in Sport as a Case Study

Published on “About Gender” 6 (11), 2017: 324-353. Available online at: http://www.aboutgender.unige.it/index.php/generis/article/view/383 Abstract When talking about Islam, the “religionization” of subjects – in particular female subjects – becomes the primary analytical tool to describe power relations within cultural groups and in multicultural societies. Likewise, religionization is widely employed in neoliberal western societies to discuss the […]

White Helmets, Not White Collars

Source: the Independent. White Helmets, Not White Collars http://www.syriauntold.com/en/2017/06/white-helmets-not-white-collars/ By Estella Carpi. Last autumn, Max Blumenthal’s commentary on the White Helmets in Syria went viral in the international media. At the same time, the 2016 White Helmets movie and the “Hollywoodization” of civilian search and rescue operations became objects of discussion and even suspicion in […]

Playing on the Move: Understanding Play, Care and Migration through Inter-relationality

Photo taken by: Right to Play, Ethiopia. Call for Abstracts, WOCMES 2018 Playing on the Move: Understanding Play, Care and Migration through Inter-relationality In the wake of the latest migration flows from the Middle Eastern region, mostly the result of economic hardships and protracted political failures, humanitarian and development organisations have increasingly been relying on […]

Space of Refuge Symposium Report

Originally posted on Refugee Hosts :
On Wednesday 15 March 2017, Samar Maqusi, Prof. Murray Fraser (both of UCL-Bartlett School of Architecture) and Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh (UCL-Geography and Refugee Hosts PI) convened a symposium on Space of Refuge. The symposium drew heavily on Maqusi’s PhD research in Jordan and Lebanon, enabling a conversation around the roles that space and scale play…

Refugee Hospitality and Humanitarian Action in Northern Lebanon: between Social Order and Transborder History

English Version: http://urd.org/Refugee-Hospitality-and This short essay will discuss the social spaces which, in times of crisis, turn into host environments for refugees and displaced people, and where humanitarian programmes are implemented. It argues that the “hosting spaces” that populate the media and NGO reports which tackle refugee influxes are constructed with direct and indirect purposes. […]

Refugee Hospitality and Humanitarian Action in Northern Lebanon: between Social Order and Transborder History

English Version: http://urd.org/Refugee-Hospitality-and This short essay will discuss the social spaces which, in times of crisis, turn into host environments for refugees and displaced people, and where humanitarian programmes are implemented. It argues that the “hosting spaces” that populate the media and NGO reports which tackle refugee influxes are constructed with direct and indirect purposes. […]

Refugee Hospitality and Humanitarian Action in Northern Lebanon: between Social Order and Transborder History

English Version: http://urd.org/Refugee-Hospitality-and This short essay will discuss the social spaces which, in times of crisis, turn into host environments for refugees and displaced people, and where humanitarian programmes are implemented. It argues that the “hosting spaces” that populate the media and NGO reports which tackle refugee influxes are constructed with direct and indirect purposes. […]

Refugee Hospitality and Humanitarian Action in Northern Lebanon: between Social Order and Transborder History

English Version: http://urd.org/Refugee-Hospitality-and This short essay will discuss the social spaces which, in times of crisis, turn into host environments for refugees and displaced people, and where humanitarian programmes are implemented. It argues that the “hosting spaces” that populate the media and NGO reports which tackle refugee influxes are constructed with direct and indirect purposes. […]

Refugee Hospitality and Humanitarian Action in Northern Lebanon: between Social Order and Transborder History

English Version: http://urd.org/Refugee-Hospitality-and This short essay will discuss the social spaces which, in times of crisis, turn into host environments for refugees and displaced people, and where humanitarian programmes are implemented. It argues that the “hosting spaces” that populate the media and NGO reports which tackle refugee influxes are constructed with direct and indirect purposes. […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies

“Lebanon Facing the Arab Uprisings. Constraints and Adaptation” is the newly issued volume on Lebanon edited by Dr Rosita di Peri and Dr Daniel Meier (copyrights: 2017). Here below the abstract of my book chapter “Rethinking Lebanese Welfare in Ageing Emergencies”, pp. 115-133. You can find here all contributions: http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781352000047#aboutBook A cycle of internal displacement and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Call for Papers: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities

(Zaatari Refugee Camp, Northern Jordan) Call for Papers: “Beyond Crisis: Rethinking Refugee Studies” Refugee Studies Centre, Keble College Oxford, 16 and 17 March 2017 Panel abstract for the theme “Autonomy and Assistance”: Refugee Self-Support and Local Markets in ‘Host’ Cities As refugees increasingly become part of the city fabric in receiving countries, not only governments and […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Against Ontologies of Hospitality: About Syrian Refugeehood in Northern Lebanon (October, 2016)

http://www.mei.edu/content/map/against-ontologies-hospitality-about-syrian-refugeehood-northern-lebanon This essay explores the relationship between Syrian refugees and local Lebanese. In particular, it discusses the dominance of the discourse of ‘hospitality’ in the international media depiction of this relationship and in the humanitarian response informed by it. As this essay will show, these tendencies have resulted in the ‘hospitality’ discourse informing and reinforcing […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Human, Economic, and Social Flows Beyond Crisis: Understanding the “Urbanitarian” (HESF)

https://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/human-economic-and-social-flows-beyond-crisis-understanding-the-urbanitarian-hesf/index The Bartlett’s Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London and the Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK have embarked on a research programme at the intersection of urban, humanitarian and forced migration studies. The project aims to inform humanitarian action and policy makers in urban contexts of protracted displacement. As protraction of crises […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Enhanced local coordination for effective aid provision: the case of Lebanon (September 2016)

The Policy brief I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the ‘Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out. Here below its summary and the link to access it. Lebanon’s refugee crisis has highlighted the need for much closer coordination among the various organisations and local authorities involved in the response. A new study has laid […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Responding to the Syrian crisis in Lebanon: collaboration between aid agencies and local governance structures (September 2016)

The Urban Crisis Report I co-authored with UN Habitat (Beirut) and the Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut) is finally out! Here below the executive summary and the link to access the whole report. This working paper seeks to document and analyse collaboration mechanisms between local authorities and humanitarian actors in addressing the Syrian refugee crisis in […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Politics of Care and Social Responses in the July 2006 War: a Special Focus on Local Faith-Based Organisations (August, 2016)

Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: This paper examines the politics of care of international and local humanitarian actors, as well as the social responses to their intervention in the southern suburbs of Beirut (Dahiye) during the Israeli shelling in the summer of 2006. Several faith-based and secular international NGOs and UN agencies rushed to assist individuals displaced […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Necro-politiche della disuguaglianza nel sud del Libano (July 2016)

http://www.sirialibano.com/lebanon/23368.html REDAZIONE – 31 LUGLIO 2016POSTATO IN: BILAD ASH-SHAM, CONFINI, LIBANO, STORIE LOCALI, VIVIBILITÀ (di Estella Carpi, per SiriaLibano). Siamo spesso erroneamente portati a credere che un cimitero ospiti solo morti, ricordi, rimorsi, gioie mai più ripresentatasi e sentimenti di questo tipo. A Sarafand, la cui origine fenicia è Zarephath – piccola località costiera nella […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. We have conducted 3-month field research in Aley, Shebaa, and Ebrine in Lebanon. Here below the executive […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Call for Papers for Sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference 2016 (19-20-21 October)

Call for Papers for the panel—“Protecting People or Protecting Orders? Displacement in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region” to take place at the sixth Istanbul Human Security Conference, The Human Security Implications of the Refugee Crisis: Evaluating Current Policies and Discussing Potential Solutions, 19-20-21 October 2016. This panel will be under the “Responses […]

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Il discorso confessionale e il fondamentalismo annesso (by Estella, May 2016)

http://www.rsi.ch/rete-due/programmi/cultura/attualita-culturale/Le-chiavi-di-lettura-occidentali-sui-confilitti-in-medio-oriente-un-paradigma-confessionale-Ne-parliamo-con-l-antropologa-sociale-Estella-Carpi-7299122.html Edizione del 06.05.2016 Le chiavi di lettura occidentali sui confilitti in medio oriente: un paradigma confessionale? Ne parliamo con l’ antropologa sociale Estella Carpi http://tp.srgssr.ch/p/rsi/embed?urn=urn:rsi:audio:7299080&autoplay=false&hideendscreen=1

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Guerre al di là del Mediterraneo: ecco perché la religione non c’entra (by Estella Carpi and Enrico Bartolomei, April 2016)

Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra “Guerre in Siria, Iraq e Palestina: ecco perché la religione non c’entra” Dalla Siria all’Iraq, dall’Afghanistan alla Palestina, passando per il Libano e i tumulti sull’altra sponda del Mediterraneo: il discorso confessionale ha oscurato le cause socio-economiche dei movimenti di protesta fornendo ai […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

Una panoramica sui rifugiati siriani in Libano (by Estella Carpi, April 2016)

Per ascoltare l’audio, il file originale: http://radioblackout.org/2016/04/un-punto-sulla-situazione-dei-rifugiati-siriani-in-libano/ Un punto sulla situazione dei rifugiati siriani in Libano, Intervista con Radio Blackout, Torino. aprile 22, 2016 in Hot News da info Nell’ultimo anno e mezzo di fronte al flusso continuo ed imponente di persone che si muove verso l’Europa, diversi Stati lungo le principali rotte migratorie hanno […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟”

2016 الأقلّيات” و”الأغلبيات”: تناوب على السلطة أم تمثيل عددي؟” استيلا كاربي http://aljumhuriya.net/34664 يتّفق العلماء والمفكرون وأصحاب الرأي والجمهور العام، في كثيرٍ من الأحيان، على أن الشاغل الرئيسي والحتمي في الشرق الأوسط المعاصر هو التنوع الديني، والحاجة إلى حماية «الأقليات» الدينية، فقد أصبح تدريجياً ما يُعرفُ بالأقليات الدينية سمةً أساسية من سمات السياسة الدوَلية. وعادةً تُنَاقَش […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

Child Protection or Security Agendas? NGOs address the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon (Estella Carpi & Chiara Diana, March 2016)

March 1, 2016 by Estella Carpi and Chiara Diana http://www.youthcirculations.com/blog/      In the wake of the massive influx of refugees from Syria to Lebanon (2011-2014), some international NGOs have intervened in specific regions of Lebanon to prevent Lebanese and Syrian youth from “radicalizing” themselves and joining armed groups. In the presence of security and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

A dialogue with the “Islamic State”?

Something I wrote in December 2015, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks. An excerpt was published in al-Jazeera a couple of weeks ago. The Al-Jazeera text is followed by the full (unpublished) original English version. Then I’m posting the full Italian version, which  was published in Osservatorio Iraq on March 1, 2016.  Machiavellians and […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Nasce la Prima Certificazione della Lingua Araba a Milano (progetto ILA)

CERTIFICAZIONE ILA: STUDIO DELLA LINGUA E DELLA CULTURA ARABA Una scelta che abbatte le distanze per un progresso umano e sociale E’ nel concreto del quotidiano che proviamo a costruire belle relazioni e pratiche di vita comune plurale: nel dialogo a tu per tu, nella comunicazione possibile, nel gusto della reciproca conoscenza e collaborazione. Per questo […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Reflections on the nuances of the term ‘freedom’ (in Arabic, Sara Verderi, February 2016)

  عن مفاهيم مصطلح “حرية”- صلاح أبو سيف “أنا حرة” على ضوء تضييق مساحات ألمجتمع المدني سارة فيرديري مضى أسبوع ( 27 ديسمبر ) على الحكم الصّادر بالسجن بسنة و ثلاثة أشهر على النشطاء ماهينور المصري, لؤي القهوجي و الصحفي يوسف شعبان على خلفيّة أحداث “قسم الرّمل ” بالاسكندرية و يزداد بهذا الايقاف على النشطاء […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

Il male della Banalità (lettera aperta contro la disinformazione in Italia)

IL MALE DELLA BANALITÀ 01/02/2016  LETTERA APERTA SULLA GRAVE E SUPERFICIALE NARRAZIONE DEI FATTI DI COLONIA Siamo un gruppo di studiosi e docenti universitari di storia, letteratura e cultura dei paesi arabi, africani e islamici, e scriviamo dopo la pubblicazione di alcuni articoli sulla stampa italiana a seguito dei fatti di Colonia. Da essi è […]

“Niente seno, semo persiani” (by Stefano Bigliardi, January 2016)

Troppo bello per essere vero. Mi sveglio e leggo questo: http://www.ansa.it/sito/notizie/politica/2016/01/25/rohani-a-romacoperte-alcune-statue-di-nudi-musei-capitolini_aee03593-589b-427c-bf2e-6e1ee69e2845.html “Alcune” è un understatement. http://video.corriere.it/roma-niente-nudi-rouhani-coperte-statue-musei-capitolini/d8a7f106-c3a5-11e5-b326-365a9a1e3b10 Mi piace immaginare che pure Rohani sotto la folta barba abbia riso dell’ipocrita zelo italico. Oppure no: di sera, in camera sua, ha pianto: anni e anni di rapporti diplomatici con l’Italia intessuti pazientemente per vedere finalmente un po’ […]

“Niente seno, semo persiani” (by Stefano Bigliardi, January 2016)

Troppo bello per essere vero. Mi sveglio e leggo questo: http://www.ansa.it/sito/notizie/politica/2016/01/25/rohani-a-romacoperte-alcune-statue-di-nudi-musei-capitolini_aee03593-589b-427c-bf2e-6e1ee69e2845.html “Alcune” è un understatement. http://video.corriere.it/roma-niente-nudi-rouhani-coperte-statue-musei-capitolini/d8a7f106-c3a5-11e5-b326-365a9a1e3b10 Mi piace immaginare che pure Rohani sotto la folta barba abbia riso dell’ipocrita zelo italico. Oppure no: di sera, in camera sua, ha pianto: anni e anni di rapporti diplomatici con l’Italia intessuti pazientemente per vedere finalmente un po’ […]

In solidarietà con Ashraf Fayadh

#FreeAshraf Riprendo le parole di Chiara Comito di “editoria araba” per offrire un riassunto sulla vicenda del poeta palestinese Ashraf Fayadh. Condivido anche l’elenco degli appuntamenti italiani di quest’oggi che fanno parte della campagna internazionale Life and Freedom for Ashraf Fayadh – Wordwide reading, oggi in contemporanea in 43 paesi per parlare del caso dell’artista condannato alla […]

Conversazioni poetiche per Ashraf Fayadh

Originally posted on editoriaraba:
Oggi in tutto il mondo si terranno reading e incontri per parlare del caso dell’artista palestinese Ashraf Fayadh, condannato alla pena capitale in Arabia Saudita. In questo post di oggi troverete il punto sulla vicenda, le traduzioni in italiano delle poesie e l’elenco degli appuntamenti italiani che fanno parte della campagna…

The Syrian Revolution and the Project of Autonomy

Originally posted on P U L S E:
By Stephen Hastings-King Note: This is a revised version of a presentation I made at Hamisch, the Syrian Cultural House in Istanbul, on October 16, 2015. I would like to thank the comrades of Hamisch for their hospitality and for the chance to make something new. Then as now,…

Iniziative italiane per il poeta Ashraf Fayadh

Originally posted on editoriaraba:
Il Festival Internazionale di Letteratura di Berlino ha lanciato un appello internazionale a persone, organizzazioni, scuole e media, affinchè si mobilitino per supportare il caso di Ashraf Fayadh, il poeta e artista palestinese detenuto in Arabia Saudita con l’accusa di apostasia e che, dopo aver passato due anni in carcere (senza…

Story of an Abu Dhabi Beauty Salon (by Estella, December 2015)

Story of an Abu Dhabi Beauty Salon Jocelyn and Marilyn are young sisters, from Philippines, wearing a blue apron. They arrived in the United Arab Emirates four years ago. I would stay there for hours to hear how sweet their broken Arabic sounds. They play with sounds that rhyme with some Filipino words. They laugh […]

Prisms of Political Violence, ‘Jihads’ and Survival in Lebanon’s Tripoli (by Estella Carpi, December 2015)

Abstract: In the framework of the recruitment of Syrian and Lebanese fighters combating today in Syria, this paper aims to further problematise the processes in which individuals decide to disrupt their ordinary lives to engage with “Jihadist” armed groups. Such processes are frequently studied and tackled by government programmes and NGO practices aimed at the […]

What ails Humanitarian Aid in Lebanon (by Estella Carpi, March 2013)

What ails humanitarian aid in Lebanon http://tabsir.net/?p=2054 The high social price of media and humanitarian dissimulation in North Lebanon. by Estella Carpi In the aid provision sphere of North Lebanon, international media in close connection with humanitarian agencies often hasten to show how North Lebanon’s hospitality of Syrian refugees coming in large numbers to flee […]

The Artificial Polarization of Communities of Suffering (by Estella Carpi, September 17, 2013)

Lebanon: Comments on “Communities of Suffering” http://tabsir.net/?p=2232 The artificial polarization of “communities of suffering”: when political violence paves the way to a common ground by Estella Carpi I still remember when the Secretary-General of Hezbollah, Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah, in the speech he held on occasion of the Martyr’s Day on 12th November 2012, used the […]

Boicottaggio di nome… e di fatto? (by Estella Carpi, November 2015)

BOICOTTAGGIO DI NOME… E DI FATTO? 30/11/2015 96 VIEWS http://www.qcodemag.it/2015/11/30/boicottaggio-israele/ L’INSEPARABILITÀ DELLE SCELTE INTELLETTUALI ED ECONOMICHE: L’ASSOCIAZIONE DEGLI ANTROPOLOGI USA VOTA A FAVORE DEL BOICOTTAGGIO ACCADEMICO D’ISRAELE di Estella Carpi Lo scorso 20 novembre a Denver (Usa) è stata una data storica per l’AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (AAA), che, nel corso della riunione annuale più popolata […]

Migration Influxes and European Compassion: How Long Do We Need to Wait for an Informed Sustainability? (by Estella Carpi, November 2015)

(Photo taken from France24) http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1520 Over the last two months, everyone with internet access has surely come across the picture of Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian toddler drowned in Turkish waters on a beach of Bodrum last September 2.  It seems the photo of Aylan, along with waves of refugees trying to cross to Eastern Europe […]

Flussi migratori e compassione europea: a quando informazione e sostenibilità? (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/diritti-migranti-emergenza-quotidianita-compassione-unione-europea Estella Carpi 22 ottobre 2015 Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Sembra esser stata soprattutto la foto di Aylan, il bimbo siriano di origini curde affogato nelle acque turche sulla spiaggia di Bodrum il 2 settembre, insieme alle ondate di profughi che tentano il passaggio dall’Europa orientale – provenienti soprattutto da Siria, Iraq e Afghanistan – […]

Flussi migratori e compassione europea: a quando informazione e sostenibilità? (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/diritti-migranti-emergenza-quotidianita-compassione-unione-europea Estella Carpi 22 ottobre 2015 Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Sembra esser stata soprattutto la foto di Aylan, il bimbo siriano di origini curde affogato nelle acque turche sulla spiaggia di Bodrum il 2 settembre, insieme alle ondate di profughi che tentano il passaggio dall’Europa orientale – provenienti soprattutto da Siria, Iraq e Afghanistan – […]

Flussi migratori e compassione europea: a quando informazione e sostenibilità? (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/diritti-migranti-emergenza-quotidianita-compassione-unione-europea Estella Carpi 22 ottobre 2015 Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Sembra esser stata soprattutto la foto di Aylan, il bimbo siriano di origini curde affogato nelle acque turche sulla spiaggia di Bodrum il 2 settembre, insieme alle ondate di profughi che tentano il passaggio dall’Europa orientale – provenienti soprattutto da Siria, Iraq e Afghanistan – […]

Flussi migratori e compassione europea: a quando informazione e sostenibilità? (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/diritti-migranti-emergenza-quotidianita-compassione-unione-europea Estella Carpi 22 ottobre 2015 Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Sembra esser stata soprattutto la foto di Aylan, il bimbo siriano di origini curde affogato nelle acque turche sulla spiaggia di Bodrum il 2 settembre, insieme alle ondate di profughi che tentano il passaggio dall’Europa orientale – provenienti soprattutto da Siria, Iraq e Afghanistan – […]

The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget Shortfalls (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1453 The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget October 13, 2015 The recently feared financial shortfalls of UNRWA in the Middle Eastern region, which could have caused a delay in the start of the academic year, showed once again how some commentators, the general public, and especially UNRWA mechanically draw […]

The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget Shortfalls (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1453 The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget October 13, 2015 The recently feared financial shortfalls of UNRWA in the Middle Eastern region, which could have caused a delay in the start of the academic year, showed once again how some commentators, the general public, and especially UNRWA mechanically draw […]

The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget Shortfalls (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1453 The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget October 13, 2015 The recently feared financial shortfalls of UNRWA in the Middle Eastern region, which could have caused a delay in the start of the academic year, showed once again how some commentators, the general public, and especially UNRWA mechanically draw […]

The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget Shortfalls (by Estella Carpi, October 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1453 The ‘Right’ to Education and the Rhetoric of ‘Human Dignity’: UNRWA’s Budget October 13, 2015 The recently feared financial shortfalls of UNRWA in the Middle Eastern region, which could have caused a delay in the start of the academic year, showed once again how some commentators, the general public, and especially UNRWA mechanically draw […]

“Io sono una ragazza thailandese” (by Anonimo anni ’80)

Oggi ho guardato un documentario sulle ragazze thailandesi che cercano un marito occidentale. Lo cercano su Internet, con la mediazione di una donna nel villaggio che sa scrivere in inglese (una specie di scrivana pubblica del terzo millennio), e nei bar, facendo “le carine” con i vegliardi bavosi turisti del sesso. È un fenomeno che […]

“Io sono una ragazza thailandese” (by Anonimo anni ’80)

Oggi ho guardato un documentario sulle ragazze thailandesi che cercano un marito occidentale. Lo cercano su Internet, con la mediazione di una donna nel villaggio che sa scrivere in inglese (una specie di scrivana pubblica del terzo millennio), e nei bar, facendo “le carine” con i vegliardi bavosi turisti del sesso. È un fenomeno che […]

“Io sono una ragazza thailandese” (by Anonimo anni ’80)

Oggi ho guardato un documentario sulle ragazze thailandesi che cercano un marito occidentale. Lo cercano su Internet, con la mediazione di una donna nel villaggio che sa scrivere in inglese (una specie di scrivana pubblica del terzo millennio), e nei bar, facendo “le carine” con i vegliardi bavosi turisti del sesso. È un fenomeno che […]

“Io sono una ragazza thailandese” (by Anonimo anni ’80)

Oggi ho guardato un documentario sulle ragazze thailandesi che cercano un marito occidentale. Lo cercano su Internet, con la mediazione di una donna nel villaggio che sa scrivere in inglese (una specie di scrivana pubblica del terzo millennio), e nei bar, facendo “le carine” con i vegliardi bavosi turisti del sesso. È un fenomeno che […]

Quando il Sole è dato per scontato

Quando il sole è dato per scontato. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, il colore del mare e il colore della sabbia perdono la loro luminosità. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, si ignora come la città potrebbe apparire se ci si sedesse sul tetto di un grattacielo. Quando il sole è dato […]

Quando il Sole è dato per scontato

Quando il sole è dato per scontato. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, il colore del mare e il colore della sabbia perdono la loro luminosità. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, si ignora come la città potrebbe apparire se ci si sedesse sul tetto di un grattacielo. Quando il sole è dato […]

Quando il Sole è dato per scontato

Quando il sole è dato per scontato. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, il colore del mare e il colore della sabbia perdono la loro luminosità. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, si ignora come la città potrebbe apparire se ci si sedesse sul tetto di un grattacielo. Quando il sole è dato […]

Quando il Sole è dato per scontato

Quando il sole è dato per scontato. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, il colore del mare e il colore della sabbia perdono la loro luminosità. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, si ignora come la città potrebbe apparire se ci si sedesse sul tetto di un grattacielo. Quando il sole è dato […]

Quando il Sole è dato per scontato

Quando il sole è dato per scontato. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, il colore del mare e il colore della sabbia perdono la loro luminosità. Quando il sole è dato per scontato, si ignora come la città potrebbe apparire se ci si sedesse sul tetto di un grattacielo. Quando il sole è dato […]

When the Sun is Taken for Granted

When the sun is taken for granted. When the sun is taken for granted, the sea colour and the sand colour lose their brightness. When the sun is taken for granted, you ignore how the city would look like if you sat on the roof of a skyscraper. When the sun is taken for granted, […]

When the Sun is Taken for Granted

When the sun is taken for granted. When the sun is taken for granted, the sea colour and the sand colour lose their brightness. When the sun is taken for granted, you ignore how the city would look like if you sat on the roof of a skyscraper. When the sun is taken for granted, […]

When the Sun is Taken for Granted

When the sun is taken for granted. When the sun is taken for granted, the sea colour and the sand colour lose their brightness. When the sun is taken for granted, you ignore how the city would look like if you sat on the roof of a skyscraper. When the sun is taken for granted, […]

When the Sun is Taken for Granted

When the sun is taken for granted. When the sun is taken for granted, the sea colour and the sand colour lose their brightness. When the sun is taken for granted, you ignore how the city would look like if you sat on the roof of a skyscraper. When the sun is taken for granted, […]

When the Sun is Taken for Granted

When the sun is taken for granted. When the sun is taken for granted, the sea colour and the sand colour lose their brightness. When the sun is taken for granted, you ignore how the city would look like if you sat on the roof of a skyscraper. When the sun is taken for granted, […]

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories. The Syrian Kurdish Exodus and the Lebanese Akkaris. August 20, 2015 Estella Carpi Social Science Researcher at TRENDS Research & Advisory Migrants are definable as people who spontaneously choose to leave their country and build a better life elsewhere. Before their departure, migrants are therefore able […]

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories. The Syrian Kurdish Exodus and the Lebanese Akkaris. August 20, 2015 Estella Carpi Social Science Researcher at TRENDS Research & Advisory Migrants are definable as people who spontaneously choose to leave their country and build a better life elsewhere. Before their departure, migrants are therefore able […]

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories. The Syrian Kurdish Exodus and the Lebanese Akkaris. August 20, 2015 Estella Carpi Social Science Researcher at TRENDS Research & Advisory Migrants are definable as people who spontaneously choose to leave their country and build a better life elsewhere. Before their departure, migrants are therefore able […]

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories. The Syrian Kurdish Exodus and the Lebanese Akkaris. August 20, 2015 Estella Carpi Social Science Researcher at TRENDS Research & Advisory Migrants are definable as people who spontaneously choose to leave their country and build a better life elsewhere. Before their departure, migrants are therefore able […]

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

Beyond Legal Definitions: Migrants and Refugees as Ungraspable Categories. The Syrian Kurdish Exodus and the Lebanese Akkaris. August 20, 2015 Estella Carpi Social Science Researcher at TRENDS Research & Advisory Migrants are definable as people who spontaneously choose to leave their country and build a better life elsewhere. Before their departure, migrants are therefore able […]

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/europe/20453-war-begets-war-refugees-the-moral-bankruptcy-of-italy-and-nato VIDEO On April 26, 2011, a meeting that can only be described as sinister took place between the then Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, and French President, Nicolas Sarkozy. The most pressing issue discussed at the meeting in Rome was how to deal […]

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/europe/20453-war-begets-war-refugees-the-moral-bankruptcy-of-italy-and-nato VIDEO On April 26, 2011, a meeting that can only be described as sinister took place between the then Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, and French President, Nicolas Sarkozy. The most pressing issue discussed at the meeting in Rome was how to deal with African immigrants. Sarkozy, who was under pressure from his right-wing […]

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/europe/20453-war-begets-war-refugees-the-moral-bankruptcy-of-italy-and-nato VIDEO On April 26, 2011, a meeting that can only be described as sinister took place between the then Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, and French President, Nicolas Sarkozy. The most pressing issue discussed at the meeting in Rome was how to deal with African immigrants. Sarkozy, who was under pressure from his right-wing […]

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/europe/20453-war-begets-war-refugees-the-moral-bankruptcy-of-italy-and-nato VIDEO On April 26, 2011, a meeting that can only be described as sinister took place between the then Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, and French President, Nicolas Sarkozy. The most pressing issue discussed at the meeting in Rome was how to deal with African immigrants. Sarkozy, who was under pressure from his right-wing […]

War begets war refugees: The moral bankruptcy of Italy and NATO

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/europe/20453-war-begets-war-refugees-the-moral-bankruptcy-of-italy-and-nato VIDEO On April 26, 2011, a meeting that can only be described as sinister took place between the then Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, and French President, Nicolas Sarkozy. The most pressing issue discussed at the meeting in Rome was how to deal with African immigrants. Sarkozy, who was under pressure from his right-wing […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Journalism in the Wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills (by Estella Carpi, August 2015)

http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1354 Journalism in the wake of the Syrian Crisis: Evolutions and Standstills August 5, 2015 Estella Carpi While the Syrian conflict has widely been discussed from different political and social perspectives, hardly any attention has been paid to the role of international, Syrian, and Arab journalism in shaping the events and influencing the public opinion, […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Revisiting Vulnerability in a Slum of Beirut: when Citizenship Disempowers (by Estella Carpi, July 2015)

http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/paper/revisiting-vulnerability-slum-beirut-when-citizenship-disempowers Publishing Date: July 15, 2015 Author(s): Estella Carpi Abstract: Refugees in Lebanon have always occupied the lowest level of the Lebanese social pyramid, often denied access to public services, and not even being legally recognized as refugees. From the refugee perspective, citizenship, however produced within a wavering and corrupted state system, seems to be the […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

Quattro Considerazioni Terra Terra su Fusaro e l’ “Ideologia Gender” (by Stefano Bigliardi, July 2015)

 QUATTRO CONSIDERAZIONI TERRA TERRA SU FUSARO E L’”IDEOLOGIA GENDER” C’è un giovane uomo mio coetaneo, di nome Diego Fusaro, che io invidio sinceramente: ha una enorme cultura su Marx e Hegel (che io non ho), ha pubblicato moltissimo, alla sua età è un intellettuale pubblico italiano, ed è riuscito, lavorando nell’ambito della filosofia, a rimanere […]

المسلمون في أوروبا أو مسلمو أوروبا؟ (by Estella Carpi, June 2015)

http://www.aldohamagazine.com/article.aspx?n=919E62BA-C357-4CE9-B5D4-E08F364F1789&d=20150601#.VX_7JPkYzIV قبل كلّ شيء، لا يمكن الحديث عن وجود المسلمين في أوروبا دونما مناقشة الأبعاد الاجتماعية والثقافية للهجرة، وتعدّد الثقافات في منطقة البحر الأبيض المتوسط. ألمانيا وفرنسا هما الدولتان الأوروبيتان اللتان تستضيفان أكبر عدد من المسلمين: هاجر إليهما البعض منهم من بلدانهم الأصلية، وآخرون ولدوا في أوروبا. كثيراً ما يُنظر إلى وجود الإسلام المتزايد في […]

المسلمون في أوروبا أو مسلمو أوروبا؟ (by Estella Carpi, June 2015)

http://www.aldohamagazine.com/article.aspx?n=919E62BA-C357-4CE9-B5D4-E08F364F1789&d=20150601#.VX_7JPkYzIV قبل كلّ شيء، لا يمكن الحديث عن وجود المسلمين في أوروبا دونما مناقشة الأبعاد الاجتماعية والثقافية للهجرة، وتعدّد الثقافات في منطقة البحر الأبيض المتوسط. ألمانيا وفرنسا هما الدولتان الأوروبيتان اللتان تستضيفان أكبر عدد من المسلمين: هاجر إليهما البعض منهم من بلدانهم الأصلية، وآخرون ولدوا في أوروبا. كثيراً ما يُنظر إلى وجود الإسلام المتزايد في […]

المسلمون في أوروبا أو مسلمو أوروبا؟ (by Estella Carpi, June 2015)

http://www.aldohamagazine.com/article.aspx?n=919E62BA-C357-4CE9-B5D4-E08F364F1789&d=20150601#.VX_7JPkYzIV قبل كلّ شيء، لا يمكن الحديث عن وجود المسلمين في أوروبا دونما مناقشة الأبعاد الاجتماعية والثقافية للهجرة، وتعدّد الثقافات في منطقة البحر الأبيض المتوسط. ألمانيا وفرنسا هما الدولتان الأوروبيتان اللتان تستضيفان أكبر عدد من المسلمين: هاجر إليهما البعض منهم من بلدانهم الأصلية، وآخرون ولدوا في أوروبا. كثيراً ما يُنظر إلى وجود الإسلام المتزايد في […]

The Abused Politics of “Minorities” and “Majorities”: Quantifiable Entities or Shifting Sites of Power? (by Estella Carpi, May 2015)

(Photo taken from: http://www.asianews.it) http://humanityjournal.org/blog/the-abused-politics-of-minorities-and-majorities-quantifiable-entities-or-shifting-sites-of-power/ THE ABUSED POLITICS OF “MINORITIES” AND “MAJORITIES”: QUANTIFIABLE ENTITIES OR SHIFTING SITES OF POWER? May 4, 2015 by Estella Carpi No comments Scholars, pundits, opinion-makers, and the general public too often agree that the primary concern to address today in the contemporary Middle East is religious diversity and the need to […]

The Abused Politics of “Minorities” and “Majorities”: Quantifiable Entities or Shifting Sites of Power? (by Estella Carpi, May 2015)

(Photo taken from: http://www.asianews.it) http://humanityjournal.org/blog/the-abused-politics-of-minorities-and-majorities-quantifiable-entities-or-shifting-sites-of-power/ THE ABUSED POLITICS OF “MINORITIES” AND “MAJORITIES”: QUANTIFIABLE ENTITIES OR SHIFTING SITES OF POWER? May 4, 2015 by Estella Carpi No comments Scholars, pundits, opinion-makers, and the general public too often agree that the primary concern to address today in the contemporary Middle East is religious diversity and the need to […]

The Abused Politics of “Minorities” and “Majorities”: Quantifiable Entities or Shifting Sites of Power? (by Estella Carpi, May 2015)

(Photo taken from: http://www.asianews.it) http://humanityjournal.org/blog/the-abused-politics-of-minorities-and-majorities-quantifiable-entities-or-shifting-sites-of-power/ THE ABUSED POLITICS OF “MINORITIES” AND “MAJORITIES”: QUANTIFIABLE ENTITIES OR SHIFTING SITES OF POWER? May 4, 2015 by Estella Carpi No comments Scholars, pundits, opinion-makers, and the general public too often agree that the primary concern to address today in the contemporary Middle East is religious diversity and the need to […]

Story of an Abu Dhabi Bus (by Estella Carpi, April 2015)

Bus number 40 of 7.58 am. A few months ago, when I started working in Abu Dhabi, I couldn’t stand two hours of bus ride a day. Now I think it’s the most “feeding” part of my day. It is the only place where I visually interact with people, I see them listening to the […]

Story of an Abu Dhabi Bus (by Estella Carpi, April 2015)

Bus number 40 of 7.58 am. A few months ago, when I started working in Abu Dhabi, I couldn’t stand two hours of bus ride a day. Now I think it’s the most “feeding” part of my day. It is the only place where I visually interact with people, I see them listening to the […]

Story of an Abu Dhabi Bus (by Estella Carpi, April 2015)

Bus number 40 of 7.58 am. A few months ago, when I started working in Abu Dhabi, I couldn’t stand two hours of bus ride a day. Now I think it’s the most “feeding” part of my day. It is the only place where I visually interact with people, I see them listening to the […]

Arte e Distruzione (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)M

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/iconoclasti-di-oggi-da-saddam-a-isis La guerra all’arte e i suoi strateghi Gli iconoclasti di oggi, ecco chi sono Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Estella Carpi, 24 marzo 2015 Il binomio arte-violenza è stato discusso ampiamente dalla letteratura e dai mass media in termini di rappresentazione estetica della violenza politica e sociale. Alla luce della recente distruzione di antichi artefatti […]

Arte e Distruzione (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)M

http://www.reset.it/reset-doc/iconoclasti-di-oggi-da-saddam-a-isis La guerra all’arte e i suoi strateghi Gli iconoclasti di oggi, ecco chi sono Da Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations Estella Carpi, 24 marzo 2015 Il binomio arte-violenza è stato discusso ampiamente dalla letteratura e dai mass media in termini di rappresentazione estetica della violenza politica e sociale. Alla luce della recente distruzione di antichi artefatti […]

الحرب الاعلامية والنّفسية و أثارها المتوقّعة على الشرق الأوسط (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)

 الحرب الاعلامية والنّفسية و أثارها المتوقّعة على الشرق الأوسط المؤلّفة: استيلّا كاربي في هذا التقرير سوف أفسّر مفاهيم الحرب الأعلامية والنّفسية من خلال دلالات تاريخية و ارتباط هذه الحروب بالحكومات الدولية. يسعى ارتباط الحرب الإعلامية بالحرب النفسية الى أزمة عامّة على نحو متزايد. والهدف هو في الواقع تهديد النّظام القائم الاقليمي. الحرب الإعلامية بجنب الى الحرب […]

الحرب الاعلامية والنّفسية و أثارها المتوقّعة على الشرق الأوسط (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)

 الحرب الاعلامية والنّفسية و أثارها المتوقّعة على الشرق الأوسط المؤلّفة: استيلّا كاربي في هذا التقرير سوف أفسّر مفاهيم الحرب الأعلامية والنّفسية من خلال دلالات تاريخية و ارتباط هذه الحروب بالحكومات الدولية. يسعى ارتباط الحرب الإعلامية بالحرب النفسية الى أزمة عامّة على نحو متزايد. والهدف هو في الواقع تهديد النّظام القائم الاقليمي. الحرب الإعلامية بجنب الى الحرب […]

L’ignorata diversità sociale nei sobborghi meridionali di Beirut: dalla guerra di luglio 2006 a oggi (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)

(View from Choueifat. Beirut’s southern suburbs. Photo taken by Estella Carpi, September 2012) (Link all’articolo accademico: http://www.francoangeli.it/riviste/Scheda_Rivista.aspx?IDArticolo=53095&Tipo=Articolo+PDF&idRivista=58) Dopo una rassegna della storia locale dei sobborghi a sud di Beirut (Dahiye), trascurati a lungo dallo stato centrale, questo studio vuole fornire approfondimenti sull’amministrazione locale del partito politico Hezbollah, che si dice abbia migliorato la vita in […]

L’ignorata diversità sociale nei sobborghi meridionali di Beirut: dalla guerra di luglio 2006 a oggi (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)

(View from Choueifat. Beirut’s southern suburbs. Photo taken by Estella Carpi, September 2012) (Link all’articolo accademico: http://www.francoangeli.it/riviste/Scheda_Rivista.aspx?IDArticolo=53095&Tipo=Articolo+PDF&idRivista=58) Dopo una rassegna della storia locale dei sobborghi a sud di Beirut (Dahiye), trascurati a lungo dallo stato centrale, questo studio vuole fornire approfondimenti sull’amministrazione locale del partito politico Hezbollah, che si dice abbia migliorato la vita in […]

Religion is not Archeology (by Daniel Martin Varisco, March 2015)

Middle East Muddle Daniel Martin Varisco http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2015/03/06/religion-is-not-archaeology/#.VQGdy_qiAME.facebook Unless you are hibernating without a cellphone or internet in Siberia, you have heard a lot about ISIS, a.k.a. the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and its “IS”-related acronyms, in the news for the past year, even on Anthropology News.  People who thought the caliphate was something […]

Security and Development: Questioning ‘Righting Wrongs’ Strategies and the Role of the International Community (by Estella Carpi, March 2015)

Security and Development: Questioning ‘righting wrongs’ strategies and the role of the international community http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1042 March 11, 2015 12:39 pm Estella Carpi Last March 8, David Malone, a Canadian career diplomat and an international development and security scholar, gave a talk at the New York University of Abu Dhabi to discuss the changing role of […]

In the Mind – in the Life – of a Jihadist? (by Estella Carpi, February 2015)

In the mind – or in the life – of a jihadist? February 25, 2015 7:45 am http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=1026 Estella Carpi The recent tragic events in Paris refreshed the importance of the historical roots of “fundamentalism”, which is misleadingly considered as only Islamic, or, even worse, inherently Islamic. The term “fundamentalism” itself, along with its notions, […]

I turbamenti del giovane nominalista (by Stefano Bigliardi, February 2015)

Photo: “certi colpi di pistola ci risparmierebbero quantomeno dolori da giovane Werther”. “Cosa bisogna fare non lo so.” Romano Prodi sulla situazione attuale in Medio Oriente, 15-2-2015 http://www.ilfattoquotidiano.it/2015/02/15/libia-prodi-lisis-alle-porte-colpa-delloccidente-situazione-prevedibile/1427442/ Uno dei campi in cui mi sono specializzato è l’Islam contemporaneo. Di conseguenza spesso mi viene chiesto che cosa ne penso di avvenimenti socio-politico-militari contemporanei come l’affermazione […]

L’Heidegger uomo e l’Heidegger intellettuale (by Stefano Bigliardi, February 2015)

In riferimento all’articolo apparso sul corriere “Heidegger: ‘Gli ebrei si sono auto-annientati'”: http://www.corriere.it/cultura/15_febbraio_03/heidegger-gli-ebrei-si-sono-autoannientati-99819ca8-abe5-11e4-bd86-014e921a3174.shtml Heidegger mi appassionò molto alle superiori e ho avuto modo di insegnarlo sia alle superiori sia all’università del Tec*. Gli studenti si sono appassionati molto a loro volta. La mia professoressa delle superiori (peraltro molto brava) aveva pudore anche a dire di […]

The UAE-funded Mrajeeb al-Fhood Syrian refugee camp in Jordan. Can humanitarianism ever upgrade? (by Estella Carpi, February 2015)

The UAE-funded Mrajeeb al-Fhood Syrian refugee camp in Jordan. Can humanitarianism ever upgrade? Original Source: http://trendsinstitution.org/?p=995 February 8, 2015 2:21 pm Estella Carpi 20 km north the Jordanian city of Zarqa, the Mrajeeb al-Fhood refugee camp is currently funded and administered by the Emirati Red Crescent (ERC). The camp was constructed in April 2013 to […]

Dealing with Reality and Falsehood in the Field (by Estella Carpi, February 2015)

http://allegralaboratory.net/dealing-with-reality-and-falsehood-in-the-field/ As Craig Larkin already noticed in one of his studies, in human events the tension between what is said and what is known often emerges (Larkin, 2010: 630). In order to write my PhD dissertation, between December 2011 and November 2013 I carried out field research in the Akkar region (North Lebanon) on the […]

The Intimacy of Tyranny: Syria’s De Facto State Legitimacy (by Estella Carpi, January 2015)

https://www.opendemocracy.net/arab-awakening/estella-carpi/intimacy-of-tyranny-syria%27s-de-facto-state-legitimacy ESTELLA CARPI 26 January 2015 The state has remained resilient in conflict-ridden Syria. A look into the intricacies of the abusive citizen-state relationship, and the state’s Hobbesian passion for self-preservation. The legitimacy that the Syrian state can still boast has become a frequent discursive tool for Syrians and internationals that desire to confirm or […]

ثورة .. أسلوب إنتاج المعرفة (by Estella Carpi, January 2015)

Original Source: ad-Doha Magazine. http://www.aldohamagazine.com/article.aspx?n=370812FF-2660-4210-8670-12F89DE1873A&d=20150101#.VKVy1mSUec- استيلّا كاربي* هذا المقال لا يهدف إلى التّعبير عن وجهة نظر واحدة من بين وجهات نظر آلاف الباحثين والباحثات في الغرب عما يُصْطَلح على تسميته «الرّبيع العربي». كما لا أعتقد أنه يعبر عن رأي عقلاني غربي واحد، قد يكون ربما مضللاً ومصطنعاً لمجرد الاعتقاد أن فرداً واحداً يمكن أن يمثّل […]

ثورة .. أسلوب إنتاج المعرفة (by Estella Carpi, January 2015)

Original Source: ad-Doha Magazine. http://www.aldohamagazine.com/article.aspx?n=370812FF-2660-4210-8670-12F89DE1873A&d=20150101#.VKVy1mSUec- استيلّا كاربي* هذا المقال لا يهدف إلى التّعبير عن وجهة نظر واحدة من بين وجهات نظر آلاف الباحثين والباحثات في الغرب عما يُصْطَلح على تسميته «الرّبيع العربي». كما لا أعتقد أنه يعبر عن رأي عقلاني غربي واحد، قد يكون ربما مضللاً ومصطنعاً لمجرد الاعتقاد أن فرداً واحداً يمكن أن يمثّل […]

Lettera aperta a un imprenditore (by Stefano Bigliardi, December 2014)

(Photo taken from Design Thinking Workshop 2011: Creativity) LETTERA APERTA A UN IMPRENDITORE CHE VOGLIA FONDARE CON SUCCESSO UN LICEO PRIVATO IN UNA CITTÀ COME REGGIO EMILIA Caro imprenditore, sono solo un insegnante di filosofia, e forse non ho idea delle difficoltà pratiche che un imprenditore affronta in Italia, ma ho una certa esperienza del […]

Lettera aperta a un imprenditore (by Stefano Bigliardi, December 2014)

(Photo taken from Design Thinking Workshop 2011: Creativity) LETTERA APERTA A UN IMPRENDITORE CHE VOGLIA FONDARE CON SUCCESSO UN LICEO PRIVATO IN UNA CITTÀ COME REGGIO EMILIA Caro imprenditore, sono solo un insegnante di filosofia, e forse non ho idea delle difficoltà pratiche che un imprenditore affronta in Italia, ma ho una certa esperienza del […]

La perdita della privatezza (Umberto Eco, June 2014)

L’uso del Facebook per la spettacolarizzazione dei fatti propri è oggigiorno in ascesa, soprattutto – e con sorpresa forse – da parte di accademici, pubblici intellettuali, od opinionisti abbastanza noti. Spesso costoro scambiano l’importanza (o la mera notorietà) del loro lavoro per interesse pubblico generale nei confronti dei loro fatti personali. Già Twitter e le sempre più numerose […]

La perdita della privatezza (Umberto Eco, June 2014)

L’uso del Facebook per la spettacolarizzazione dei fatti propri è oggigiorno in ascesa, soprattutto – e con sorpresa forse – da parte di accademici, pubblici intellettuali, od opinionisti abbastanza noti. Spesso costoro scambiano l’importanza (o la mera notorietà) del loro lavoro per interesse pubblico generale nei confronti dei loro fatti personali. Già Twitter e le sempre più numerose […]

La perdita della privatezza (Umberto Eco, June 2014)

L’uso del Facebook per la spettacolarizzazione dei fatti propri è oggigiorno in ascesa, soprattutto – e con sorpresa forse – da parte di accademici, pubblici intellettuali, od opinionisti abbastanza noti. Spesso costoro scambiano l’importanza (o la mera notorietà) del loro lavoro per interesse pubblico generale nei confronti dei loro fatti personali. Già Twitter e le sempre più numerose […]

All seas I met. Suffering from hydro-nostalgia (by Estella Carpi, November 2014)

I’ve been back from Sydney since late September. In the run-up to the Milan winter, I find myself awfully nostalgic of the Australian ocean, which I used to mistrust. Getting attached to it would have meant decentralising my life and my affections. How many times I’ve taken it for granted, leading a French style “boulot-metro-dodo” life! Today I think of […]

All seas I met. Suffering from hydro-nostalgia (by Estella Carpi, November 2014)

I’ve been back from Sydney since late September. In the run-up to the Milan winter, I find myself awfully nostalgic of the Australian ocean, which I used to mistrust. Getting attached to it would have meant decentralising my life and my affections. How many times I’ve taken it for granted, leading a French style “boulot-metro-dodo” life! Today I think of […]

All seas I met. Suffering from hydro-nostalgia (by Estella Carpi, November 2014)

I’ve been back from Sydney since late September. In the run-up to the Milan winter, I find myself awfully nostalgic of the Australian ocean, which I used to mistrust. Getting attached to it would have meant decentralising my life and my affections. How many times I’ve taken it for granted, leading a French style “boulot-metro-dodo” life! Today I think of […]

“On the Bride’s Side” reviewed (October 2014)

(Picture taken from: http://www.madamasr.com) A Palestinian poet and an Italian journalist meet five Syrians and Palestinians fleeing the war in Syria at the Milan central station, and decide to help them to reach Sweden by faking a wedding. It is known that violation of border-regime is a violation of orthodox transnational ethics, and, as such, […]

“On the Bride’s Side” reviewed (October 2014)

(Picture taken from: http://www.madamasr.com) A Palestinian poet and an Italian journalist meet five Syrians and Palestinians fleeing the war in Syria at the Milan central station, and decide to help them to reach Sweden by faking a wedding. It is known that violation of border-regime is a violation of orthodox transnational ethics, and, as such, […]

“On the Bride’s Side” reviewed (October 2014)

(Picture taken from: http://www.madamasr.com) A Palestinian poet and an Italian journalist meet five Syrians and Palestinians fleeing the war in Syria at the Milan central station, and decide to help them to reach Sweden by faking a wedding. It is known that violation of border-regime is a violation of orthodox transnational ethics, and, as such, […]

L’appello di Padre Paolo e’ il nostro appello per lui: a un anno dal rapimento (July 2014)

L’appello di padre Paolo è il nostro appello per lui DI REDAZIONE – 27 LUGLIO 2014 POSTATO IN: RIVOLTA 15 MARZO, SIRIA http://www.sirialibano.com/siria-2/lappello-padre-paolo-dalloglio-appello-per.html A un anno dal sequestro di padre Paolo Dall’Oglio, gesuita romano scomparso nel nord della Siria, abbiamo deciso di chiedere a tutti di auspicarne il rilascio rilanciando la sua petizione a Papa […]

L’appello di Padre Paolo e’ il nostro appello per lui: a un anno dal rapimento (July 2014)

L’appello di padre Paolo è il nostro appello per lui DI REDAZIONE – 27 LUGLIO 2014 POSTATO IN: RIVOLTA 15 MARZO, SIRIA http://www.sirialibano.com/siria-2/lappello-padre-paolo-dalloglio-appello-per.html A un anno dal sequestro di padre Paolo Dall’Oglio, gesuita romano scomparso nel nord della Siria, abbiamo deciso di chiedere a tutti di auspicarne il rilascio rilanciando la sua petizione a Papa […]

L’appello di Padre Paolo e’ il nostro appello per lui: a un anno dal rapimento (July 2014)

L’appello di padre Paolo è il nostro appello per lui DI REDAZIONE – 27 LUGLIO 2014 POSTATO IN: RIVOLTA 15 MARZO, SIRIA http://www.sirialibano.com/siria-2/lappello-padre-paolo-dalloglio-appello-per.html A un anno dal sequestro di padre Paolo Dall’Oglio, gesuita romano scomparso nel nord della Siria, abbiamo deciso di chiedere a tutti di auspicarne il rilascio rilanciando la sua petizione a Papa […]

“الدكتور تيم اندرسون المحاضر في جامعة سيدني يدافع عن نظام الاسد بحجة الفكر “المضاد للامبرالية

بقلم اندريا ليوتي  الدكتور تيم اندرسون محاضر قديم في الاقتصاد السياسي في جامعة سيدني وهو ترأس وفداً رسمياً مكوناً من حزب «ويكيليكس» الاسترالي والجمعية المؤيدة للنظام السوري «هاندس أوف سيريا» الى دمشق حيث التقى الوفد بالرئيس السوري بشار الاسد و بعض مسؤولي حكومته في كانون الاول ديسمبر 2013. الدكتور تيم اندرسون من اشد مؤيدي الاسد […]

“الدكتور تيم اندرسون المحاضر في جامعة سيدني يدافع عن نظام الاسد بحجة الفكر “المضاد للامبرالية

بقلم اندريا ليوتي  الدكتور تيم اندرسون محاضر قديم في الاقتصاد السياسي في جامعة سيدني وهو ترأس وفداً رسمياً مكوناً من حزب «ويكيليكس» الاسترالي والجمعية المؤيدة للنظام السوري «هاندس أوف سيريا» الى دمشق حيث التقى الوفد بالرئيس السوري بشار الاسد و بعض مسؤولي حكومته في كانون الاول ديسمبر 2013. الدكتور تيم اندرسون من اشد مؤيدي الاسد […]

“الدكتور تيم اندرسون المحاضر في جامعة سيدني يدافع عن نظام الاسد بحجة الفكر “المضاد للامبرالية

بقلم اندريا ليوتي  الدكتور تيم اندرسون محاضر قديم في الاقتصاد السياسي في جامعة سيدني وهو ترأس وفداً رسمياً مكوناً من حزب «ويكيليكس» الاسترالي والجمعية المؤيدة للنظام السوري «هاندس أوف سيريا» الى دمشق حيث التقى الوفد بالرئيس السوري بشار الاسد و بعض مسؤولي حكومته في كانون الاول ديسمبر 2013. الدكتور تيم اندرسون من اشد مؤيدي الاسد […]

Dr. Tim “Asad” Anderson: the abuse of academia to spread out propaganda

  Part I   My name is Andrea Glioti, I’m the journalist who intervened at Dr. Tim Anderson’s talk at Sydney UNI “Why I went to Syria” on March 6 (2014), an event promoting a blatant apology of the Syrian regime under the pretext of “counter-information”. A professor of political economy, Tim Anderson (https://www.facebook.com/timand2037?fref=ts) has […]

Dr. Tim “Asad” Anderson: the abuse of academia to spread out propaganda

  Part I   My name is Andrea Glioti, I’m the journalist who intervened at Dr. Tim Anderson’s talk at Sydney UNI “Why I went to Syria” on March 6 (2014), an event promoting a blatant apology of the Syrian regime under the pretext of “counter-information”. A professor of political economy, Tim Anderson (https://www.facebook.com/timand2037?fref=ts) has […]

Dr. Tim “Asad” Anderson: the abuse of academia to spread out propaganda

  Part I   My name is Andrea Glioti, I’m the journalist who intervened at Dr. Tim Anderson’s talk at Sydney UNI “Why I went to Syria” on March 6 (2014), an event promoting a blatant apology of the Syrian regime under the pretext of “counter-information”. A professor of political economy, Tim Anderson (https://www.facebook.com/timand2037?fref=ts) has […]

Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence (by Estella Carpi, April 2014)

(Photo by http://www.theguardian.com) http://www.opendemocracy.net/arab-awakening/estella-carpi/syria-when-representational-violence-is-as-ruthless-as-political-violen Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence ESTELLA CARPI 23 April 2014 Our representations of what happens in Syria contribute to the ongoing violence. The rhetoric allows the self-nominated international community to rationalise an ongoing structure of suffering, done with the best of intentions. The way violence in Syria […]

Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence (by Estella Carpi, April 2014)

(Photo by http://www.theguardian.com) http://www.opendemocracy.net/arab-awakening/estella-carpi/syria-when-representational-violence-is-as-ruthless-as-political-violen Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence ESTELLA CARPI 23 April 2014 Our representations of what happens in Syria contribute to the ongoing violence. The rhetoric allows the self-nominated international community to rationalise an ongoing structure of suffering, done with the best of intentions. The way violence in Syria […]

Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence (by Estella Carpi, April 2014)

(Photo by http://www.theguardian.com) http://www.opendemocracy.net/arab-awakening/estella-carpi/syria-when-representational-violence-is-as-ruthless-as-political-violen Syria: when representational violence is as ruthless as political violence ESTELLA CARPI 23 April 2014 Our representations of what happens in Syria contribute to the ongoing violence. The rhetoric allows the self-nominated international community to rationalise an ongoing structure of suffering, done with the best of intentions. The way violence in Syria […]

Don’t debate, rehabilitate. (by Saad A. Sowayan, March 2014)

(Photo by http://www.telegraph.co.uk) Wed 26 Mar 2014 Tabsir Redux: Don’t debate, rehabilitate http://tabsir.net/?p=2381 Posted by tabsir under Anthropology/Sociology , Ethics , Terrorism Issue , Islam: Introduction by Saad A. Sowayan “Don’t debate religion with fundamentalists: what they need is rehabilitation” Fundamentalism is a cultural phenomenon, though it dons religious garbs. It is a mode of […]

Don’t debate, rehabilitate. (by Saad A. Sowayan, March 2014)

(Photo by http://www.telegraph.co.uk) Wed 26 Mar 2014 Tabsir Redux: Don’t debate, rehabilitate http://tabsir.net/?p=2381 Posted by tabsir under Anthropology/Sociology , Ethics , Terrorism Issue , Islam: Introduction by Saad A. Sowayan “Don’t debate religion with fundamentalists: what they need is rehabilitation” Fundamentalism is a cultural phenomenon, though it dons religious garbs. It is a mode of […]

The Everyday Experience of Humanitarianism in the Akkar Villages (by Estella Carpi, March 2014)

(Photo by Estella Carpi: al-Bahsa, Akkar) The following paper is product of my field research in Akkar’s villages between August 2012 and November 2013. http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/sites/default/files/papers/estellacarpi_m25-2014.pdf   Abstract Within the framework of the Syrian humanitarian crisis, this paper aims to understand the way everyday practices are changing in response to humanitarian programs currently in place in […]

The Everyday Experience of Humanitarianism in the Akkar Villages (by Estella Carpi, March 2014)

(Photo by Estella Carpi: al-Bahsa, Akkar) The following paper is product of my field research in Akkar’s villages between August 2012 and November 2013. http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/sites/default/files/papers/estellacarpi_m25-2014.pdf   Abstract Within the framework of the Syrian humanitarian crisis, this paper aims to understand the way everyday practices are changing in response to humanitarian programs currently in place in […]

Lebanon and its Linguistic Wandering: on the road to Language De-Essentialization (March 2014, by Estella Carpi)

(Photo by http://www.wikipedia.org) Here’s my field study in linguistic anthropology on the everyday speech in contemporary Lebanon, published on Komunicacija i Kultura in Autumn 2013. I started collecting daily conversation scripts and self-representations of how Lebanese people use code-mixing and switching in 2005 while I was living in Damascus and I used to spend my […]