Archivy (n. ~ The discipline of archives) *: everything that’s already been said - HAZINE

Some recent works on archives by Islamic studies scholars have been painful to read and the cause of this pain is usually explained once one turns to the references and realizes that not one actual archivist or archival scholar was cited or apparently consulted.

Open Access book:
Arabic and its Alternatives: Religious Minorities and their Languages in the Emerging Nation States of the Middle East (1920-1950)

OAPEN Library - Terraforming: Ecopolitical Transformations and Environmentalism in Science Ficti...

The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade

For the past ten years, I have written a lengthy year-end series, documenting some of the dominant narratives and trends in education technology. I think it is worthwhile, as the decade draws to a ...

Le religieux en transition en Méditerranée et au Moyen-orient (15-16/04/2019)
The Religious in Transition in the Mediterranean and the Middle East
Beirut, AUB, 15-16/04/2019

Tobacco dryer from the Bechouatte village (Lebanon)
Séchoir à tabac du village de Béchouate.

Dans un séchoir à tabac du village de Béchouate, une ouvrière syrienne enfile des feuilles de tabac.

Shepherds from Ersal (North Bekaa)
Bergers d'Ersal (nord Bekaa)

Rencontrés dans le village de Béchouate (Bekaa), les Wahbeh sont des pasteurs originaires d’Ersal. Ils ont été contraints de quitter leurs terres et pâturages après l’arrivée et l’installation massives de réfugiés syriens dans leur région située à 15 km de la frontière.

[medihal-02046383] Bergers d'Ersal (nord Bekaa)

Book Review: The Politics of the Anthropocene by John S. Dryzek and Jonathan Pickering

Book Review: The Politics of the Anthropocene by John S. Dryzek and Jonathan Pickering

Conference : Paulo G. Pinto (Fluminense Federal University) “Uncertain Miracles: Reconfigurations of Sufism in Contemporary Syria”, 25 mars, 18h – 19h30 at Beit Beirut

I'm the head of Digital Humanities at the French Institute for the Near East in Beirut, Lebanon. Among other things, trying to share Open Access photographs collections on the Near East and participate in building knowledge about war in Syria https:/

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