Catharsis: A Call for Poetry Submission in Lebanon and the Region

When was the last time you exploded? Let all your frustration and angst out into the universe? When was the last time you experienced catharsis?

A Cat Café is opening in Beirut

In addition to having plant-based and ethical food options, the animals at the cafe will all be rescued stray cats, fostered from BETA’s shelter, and up for adoption.

The “forbidden” taste of Palestine

“I know our craft does not make much money like it used to. People used to rely on us for building their houses, furniture, wooden antiques. But not anymore.”

What is Beirut to you?

We don’t live in a utopia, but we are at least entitled to decide what Beirut is, and what Beirut isn’t.

The Beirut Women Film Festival celebrates women in all their roles

With its “women empowerment” theme, the aim of this festival is to shed light on women in front of and behind the camera lens, as well as those who envision strong female characters.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – Movie Review

A slow-moving character driven drama, that manages to captivate through its honest depictions of human nature

Gender and the Lebanese Theatre: “The Strange Adventures of Victoria”

The employment of satire in shedding light on adversity is both intense and effective in conveying this struggle in a creative manner.

Mashrou’ Leila: The Revolution of Arab Music

The band has evolved in an astonishing way, breaking the traditional register of Arab music and creating a new genre of local alternative rock that the Middle East had never heard before.

“The Shape of Water”: A Captivating Narrative

Del Toro is a great storyteller who is able to immerse the moviegoer into his colorful world, making it very difficult to take your eyes off of the screen.

Let’s Talk Language!

Beyond practicing and learning new languages, Let’s Talk Language also allows people from all over the world to meet and make cultural discoveries.