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Forty-four Turkish Fairy Tales

Forty-Four Turkish Fairy Tales (1913)

June 6, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

The Moor’s Last Stand


The Moor’s Last Stand:
How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came to an End

by Elizabeth Drayson

I wanted to show why his life matters – and the meanings it now has at this time of extreme tension between the west and the Islamic states.

The last Muslim King in Spain

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May 22, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

A carpet frays from the edges…

…but the carpet of Muslims Al Andalus frayed from the very center

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April 27, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

London, A City in Words

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March 26, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Italian tradition: The Mimosa for Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day!

March 8, 2017 at 3:25 pm Leave a comment

March: Sowing the field

Labors of the Months from the Très Riches Heures
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In the background is the Château de Lusignan, a residence of Jean de Berry.

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March 1, 2017 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

Thinking About Things

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January 21, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

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