Category Archives: Participants المشاركين

Reading Invisible Cities at the King Ghazi Hotel

In a series of conversations, the Venetian traveller Marco Polo describes the cities of a sprawling empire to its Emperor, Kublai Khan. The Empire has grown too vast for Kublai Khan to understand the life of its cities, and ambassadors

Reading Invisible Cities at the King Ghazi Hotel

In a series of conversations, the Venetian traveller Marco Polo describes the cities of a sprawling empire to its Emperor, Kublai Khan. The Empire has grown too vast for Kublai Khan to understand the life of its cities, and ambassadors

أن تقرأ المدن اللامرئية في فندق الملك غازي

ضمن سلسلة من الحوارات، يصف رحّالة من البندقية اسمه ماركو بولو للامبراطور قوبلاي خان مدن امبراطوريته المترامية الأطراف، والتي أصبحت واسعة لدرجة أن قوبلاي خان لم يعد يعرف الكثير عن الحياة فيها، هذا بينما يعج البلاط الامبراطوري بسفراء يأتون للتحذير

أن تقرأ المدن اللامرئية في فندق الملك غازي

ضمن سلسلة من الحوارات، يصف رحّالة من البندقية اسمه ماركو بولو للامبراطور قوبلاي خان مدن امبراطوريته المترامية الأطراف، والتي أصبحت واسعة لدرجة أن قوبلاي خان لم يعد يعرف الكثير عن الحياة فيها، هذا بينما يعج البلاط الامبراطوري بسفراء يأتون للتحذير

Stillness And Motion: In Conversation With Shireen Talhouni

‘Consent/Tension’ was a series of workshops conducted at Spring Sessions by dancer Shireen Talhouni. The workshops culminated in a performance in the public spaces around the King Ghazi Hotel during which participants moved as a synchronized flock through the streets of Amman. The initiative was an extension of

Stillness And Motion: In Conversation With Shireen Talhouni

‘Consent/Tension’ was a series of workshops conducted at Spring Sessions by dancer Shireen Talhouni. The workshops culminated in a performance in the public spaces around the King Ghazi Hotel during which participants moved as a synchronized flock through the streets of Amman. The initiative was an extension of

Ways of Listening #1

“We begin to hear before we are born, four and a half months after conception. From then on, we develop in a continuous and luxurious bath of sounds: the song of our mother’s voice, the swash of her breathing, the

Ways of Listening #1

“We begin to hear before we are born, four and a half months after conception. From then on, we develop in a continuous and luxurious bath of sounds: the song of our mother’s voice, the swash of her breathing, the

An Apocalyptic Adventure in Petra

I stood in the rain waiting to find a taxi with umbrella in hand. Amman in May one would hardly think you need an umbrella but on a day like today it seemed that anything was possible. I finally make

An Apocalyptic Adventure in Petra

I stood in the rain waiting to find a taxi with umbrella in hand. Amman in May one would hardly think you need an umbrella but on a day like today it seemed that anything was possible. I finally make

The Sounds of Downtown Amman

Walking through the main fruit and vegetable market downtown near the Husseini Mosque is an immersive experience of sound, sight, smell and sensation. Anyone who has been in a traditional Arab market knows exactly what it is. A cacophony of

The Sounds of Downtown Amman

Walking through the main fruit and vegetable market downtown near the Husseini Mosque is an immersive experience of sound, sight, smell and sensation. Anyone who has been in a traditional Arab market knows exactly what it is. A cacophony of