Redefining Drag: The Political, Fierce, and Daring Arab Perspective

Rather than imitating the West, the Arab community has turned drag into its own.

Lebanese musician and singer Marcel Khalife opening the 2019 Baalbeck International Festival. (EPA)
The Politics Behind Marcel Khalife Skipping The National Anthem And The Public’s Reaction

In response to his critics, Marcel Khalife released a statement protesting the situation the country is in because of the current political leadership.

Fire shrouds the Notre-Dame Cathedral in France. (Telegraph
The Century of Loss: What the Burning of Notre-Dame Confirms

The threats to our cultural heritage are now greater than ever.

Entrance of the Grand Sofar Hotel, lit up for the Tom Young exhibition in 2018. (Lynn Sheikh Moussa)
The Grandness of the Grand Sofar Hotel: From Umm Kulthum to the Civil War and Beyond

The Grand Sofar Hotel once stood as one of the greatest hotels in the region. Looted and abandoned for 43 years because of the Lebanese Civil War, it now returns as a cultural space.

Heritage Tourism in Baalbeck: A Hands-On Experience Like No Other

The Baalbeck International Festival forms a unique mode of cultural heritage tourism that allows visitors to engage with the ancient ruins physically as well as mentally.

Beirut Film Society: What is the Cinematic Culture in Lebanon

A low-down on Lebanon’s cinematic culture by expert, enthusiast, and founder of Beirut Film Society Sam Lahoud.

Coco Movie Review — What you need to know

In the last two decades, Pixar has arguably created some of the best animated movies.

Anthology Launch: Arab Women Voice New Realities

Turning Point Books has officially launched the new anthology entitled Arab Women Voice New Realities,.

A Success For Beirut’s Heritage, But Not Yet A Victory

Lebanon approved new laws set to protect heritage on October 12, seen as a small.