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Alumni Spotlight: Adila Laïdi-Hanieh's New Book

Alumni Spotlight: Adila Laïdi-Hanieh's New Book

The program congratulates CS alumna Adila Laïdi-Hanieh whose first book "Fahrelnissa Zeid: Painter of Inner Worlds" has been published by Art/Books. In this book, Laïdi-Hanieh introduces one of the most important figures of modernist art to the contemporary reader. Read the article to find out more.

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Erakat takes her DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival to the Kennedy Center

Erakat takes her DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival to the Kennedy Center

The DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival previews their seventh annual run (October 2nd) with a showcase of Palestinian performance artists covering storytelling, musical ensemble, and theater. The cultural production, a contemporary expression of the colorful Palestinian diaspora, celebrates Palestine as a vision for the future as much as an object of commemoration.

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