15 October, 2021

The Passion of Evangelina | fiction

Anthoney Dimos Before mid­night, on Novem­ber 17, police offi­cer Pav­los Pet­ros found Evan­geli­na Christodoula­ki, a col­lege stu­dent, from the vil­lage of Kateri­ni in Sfakia on the island of Crete, hang­ing by a belt from a light fix­ture on the ceil­ing of the sound­proof deten­tion cen­ter. It was his first day…

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15 September, 2021

The Limits of Empathy in Rabih Alameddine’s Refugee Saga

The Wrong End of the Telescope a nov­el by Rabih Alameddine Grove Atlantic (Sept 2021) ISBN 9780802157805 Dima Alzayat When in 2018 direc­tor Lena Dun­ham announced she had been hired by pro­duc­ers Steven Spiel­berg and J.J. Abrams to adapt Maris­sa Fleming’s non­fic­tion book, A Hope More Pow­er­ful than the Sea: One…

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