We Are Iraqis: Aesthetics and Politics in a Time of War

A short post to highlight this important new book edited by Nadje Al-Ali and Deborah Al-Najjar, which showcases awork by Iraqi artists, writers, poets, filmmakers, photographers and activists. One key aspect of the book is in highlighting the diversity of Iraq itself, of Iraqi experience and of responses to authoritarianism, war, occupation, diaspora and resistance. There’s an interview with the editors here at Jadaliyya.

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