Daily Archives: April 7, 2012

Libyan Graffiti

In searching for additional sources of graffiti art from North Africa and the Arab Spring, I came across an article on Fatcap.com, a website which is part image gallery and part graffiti journalism, with a number of rebel murals that … Continue reading

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Violence and Speech – Farzat Cartoon

In class, we briefly discussed this cartoon done by Ali Farzat and posted on his Facebook page on December 8, 2011. The image depicts a man—who I assume to be President Bashar al-Assad—with a gun in place of his head … Continue reading

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