Charlene Shovic is Master’s student in Anthropology, and for her Linguistics class, she decided that creating a video would be MUCH more entertaining than writing a 20-page paper. And there might be a chance you would actually watch it. So here goes…Shovic attempts at showing you just how much is hidden in a little text when it comes to our love/hate relationship with FACEBOOK.
You can watch Charlene Shovic Video : Contradicting Facebook: A Discourse Analysis here.
You can read a current interesting interview with Norman Finkelstein conducted by Nael Shama here
Below is one of the popular youtube videos of Finkelstein. It is the one in which he responded to a question asked by a student in a lecture he gave at the University of Waterloo.
Marwa Rakha lunched and took a step to encourage online free publishing of digital books in Egypt and other parts of the world. She took this step due to the abusive publishers. Rakha’s website includes and hosts great numbers of digital books for free in English and Arabic as well as her own work…Interestingly, this is one way to celebrate open access e-books for the public.
annual cultural roadshow, touring around Palestine. Because of the difficulties Palestinians face under military occupation in traveling around their own country, the Festival travels to its audiences. PalFest 2010 will run from May 1st to 6th and will tour to Jerusalem, Nablus, Jenin, Bethlehem, Hebron and Ramallah.PalFest aims to bring world class cultural events to Palestinian cities; to give Palestinian students access to some of the finest authors working today, and to create a forum for the exchange of ideas and stories between writers, readers and students.
A Question of Knowledge…
You can watch further related interviews here