Spending time inside liminal space

By Amy Hornsby Researching a world behind bars offering violent landscapes has been an incongruous summer research project, yet does prison space have to be this way? Are all this way? Do many of us really know or have given it a second thought? And most importantly, is carceral space really only behind bars? ThisContinue reading “Spending time inside liminal space”

Dust storms, how much do we know about them?

By Haya Albaker Sand and dust storms are meteorological phenomena that happen mostly in arid regions of the world where sand and dust particles are carried from one place to the other by strong winds. They are known to reduce visibility and have a negative impact on people, and especially on those with respiratory illnesses.Continue reading “Dust storms, how much do we know about them?”

Navigating Palestinian (in)visibility through film

By Mari Jones My dissertation findings will emerge from the analysis of two documentary films on women in Palestine, and will aim to discuss the political implications of film analysis as a research method. This blog post maps out the history of film use in Palestine more broadly and introduces the political philosophy of JacquesContinue reading “Navigating Palestinian (in)visibility through film”