Author Archives: Saman Nargund

Zahra’s Paradise

Zahra’s Paradise is a graphic novel created by an American-Iranian human rights activist, journalist, and documentary filmmaker named Amir who has lived and worked in the US, Canada, Europe, and Afghanistan. The editor of the graphic novel is Jewish, while … Continue reading

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Film Discussed in Class: The Message

Trailer– The Message The film “Muhammed, the Messenger of God,” which is known as “The Message” in the United States, is a historical epic that illustrates the birth of Islam and the story of prophet Muhammed, peace be upon him. … Continue reading

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The Nation-City

The cultural identity that Dubai has been working on presenting to the world is a flashy one—one that is often associated with superlatives. Dubai seems to always be in the process of building the world’s tallest towers, its grandest hotels, … Continue reading

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