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MEE: Breezin’ through Burnley: A Libyan artist’s love for the blues

MEE: Breezin’ through Burnley: A Libyan artist’s love for the blues

The Libyan city of Benghazi is perhaps the unlikeliest place to discover Motown's classic soul and funk music.
The Pen is Mightier

The Pen is Mightier

On Thursday 20 October 2011, I was sitting at my desk in a South Korean English academy as I watched the Arab Spring unfold from afar.
WaraQ Art Foundation - Alsatoor Exhibition 24-26th May 2018

WaraQ Art Foundation - Alsatoor Exhibition 24-26th May 2018

Hasan Dhaimish’s work was exhibited for the first time ever in Tripoli, Libya.

VIDEO: A Tribute to Alsatoor

VIDEO: A Tribute to Alsatoor

A tribute to Alsatoor. 

Edited by Jake Mobbs

Narrated by Sherif Dhaimish

Breezin'

Breezin'

Read the panels from the Breezin' exhibition, which took place at the Pendle Heritage Centre, 23rd March - 2nd April 2018.
A Libyan Odyssey

A Libyan Odyssey

In 1975, Hasan Dhaimish was fresh from his mandatory military service, like most fit, young Libyan men...