Tag Archives: orientalism

Orientalism. Putting Lipstick on a camel

Genious article from one of my favourite homepages FreeArabs Zouhair Mazouz, Assistant editor of FreeArabs, tackles the issue of continued orientalism, Western patronization, low expectations towards Middle Eastern democracies  and the lack of support for Middle Eastern countries to even … Continue reading

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Occidentalist perspectives

Today, I want to share with you a story that occured last summer when I was living with a bedouin family in Wadi Rum in Jordan. Rum village is probably one of the most traditional places in the Arab world … Continue reading

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