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A Nomadic Conversation with Mahmoud Darwish

A Nomadic Conversation with Mahmoud Darwish

By | September 23, 2014 at 12:01 pm

In celebration of International Translation Day on September 30th, PEN Canada shares the following conversation between South African activist and writer Breyten Breytenbach and Souad Sharabani. Voice Over: A Nomadic Conversation with Mahmoud Darwish, published by Archipelago Books, combines 12 of the late Palestinian poet Darwish’s works with Breytenbach’s additions. Darwish was a native speaker of Arabic, […]

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Resetting Iran’s Agenda?

Resetting Iran’s Agenda?

By | August 26, 2014 at 1:41 pm

In this podcast, Souad Sharabani speaks with foreign correspondent Patrick Cockburn to gain insight into the motivations behind Iran’s foreign policy and what they could signal about the country’s relationship the United States and other Arab nations in the Middle East .

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Where did ISIS come from?

Where did ISIS come from?

By | July 14, 2014 at 4:13 pm

Souad Sharabani and foreign correspondent Eric Margolis discuss the rise of ISIS and its relationship with other other political groups in the country.

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Syria’s Complex Civil War

Syria’s Complex Civil War

By | February 4, 2014 at 9:00 am

Foreign correspondent Eric Margolis and Middle East expert Joshua Landis discuss some of the political background to Syria’s bloody civil war.

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