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Art brings ‘peace’ to battle-scarred Lebanon districts – Art & Culture – The Jakarta Post

The project, three years in the making, is the brainchild of 34-year-old twins Mohamed and Omar Kabbani.They researched and rejected multiple locations in their native Lebanon before settling on Tripoli.They chose a site spanning the Bab al-Tebbaneh and Jabal Mohsen neighbourhoods, which have fought successive rounds of armed clashes in recent years.”We jumped from one location to another and finally we decided to do it here in Tripoli, specifically in Bab al-Tebbaneh and Jabal Mohsen, an area that has been in conflict,” said Omar Kabbani.”We’re painting the word ‘salam’ across 85 building rooftops over 1.3 kilometers… to convey that people here are peaceful,” he said.”And Lebanon in general, we want peace.”
Source: Art brings ‘peace’ to battle-scarred Lebanon districts – Art & Culture – The Jakarta Post

كمال ديب عن سعيد عقل – الفكرة اللبنانية من دون شوائب

نشرت جريدة الحياة مقالا عن مقابلة أجراها الدكتور كمال ديب، كاتب وأستاذ جامعي كندي من أصل لبناني. اذا بحث المرء عن الفكرة اللبنانية من دون شوائب وكما وُلدت في ثلاثينات القرن العشرين، فهي بلا شك محفوظة في ذهن الشاعر اللبناني … read more