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Ode to the Bond

An ode to the Pen Bond (ar-Rabitah al-Qalamiyah), the group of Mahjar writers that inspired an extraordinary intellectual and literary movement.


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The Sacred Documentary

The Sacred is a documentary video about Little Syria, a neighborhood which is located at the foot of the World Trade Center in Manhattan, and the transformations it has gone through from the late 19th century to today.

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The Syrian Colony in NYC 1880-1900 | LINDA K. JACOBS | afikra Conversations

Linda K. Jacobs speaks with afikra about her interest in promoting Middle Eastern culture and knowledge in the United States. Having all four of her grandparents’ members of the New York Syrian Colony, Linda is at work on a study of all the Syrian colonies in the United States.



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الأميركيون من أصل عربي (الجزء الأول).. مهارات عبرت المحيطات

#الحرة #الحقيقة_أولا

عرض الجزء الأول من حلقة هذا الأسبوع من برنامج “الكل في واحد” رحلة الأميركيين من أصل عربي إلى وسط أميركا لاستثمار مهاراتهم ابتداءاً من ثمانينيات القرن التاسع عشر وكيف نموا ليصبحوا أحد أكبر الجاليات في ولاية ديترويت