Monthly Archives: April 2016

Two tickets to Sidi Bouzid, please

Now that I’m a full-time hack, I figured I’d give travel writing a go. Here’s a piece on an interpreting job I did in Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia: http://www.internationalteflacademy.com/alumni-stories/teach-write-love-teaching-english-in-north-africa Advertisements

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The Aleppo school of art

Our latest photo piece. This one on a group of local artists/activists painting throughout the city. http://www.middleeasteye.net/in-depth/features/pictures-aleppo-artists-paint-pictures-revolution-war-city-walls-2075898635

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Calm in Aleppo: will it last?

Our first contribution to DW English on the fragile state of reduced violence and improved city life in Aleppo, Syria. Comments from residents, politicians and a Syrian academic: http://www.dw.com/en/aleppo-enjoys-lull-as-fragile-syrian-ceasefire-holds/a-19181031

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Nusra in Aleppo

We broke our dry spell and came up with this on protests by the Nusra Front in Aleppo, Syria. Includes interviews with civilians, rebel fighters and a private intelligence firm: http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/nusra-aleppo-ceasefire-1772863533

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