Finding Bayt Across Borders of Stone

A very moving tribute to Anthony Shadid (& simultaneously an excellent review of Shadid’s memoir House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East) by Syrian writer Amal Hanano, published yesterday in Jadaliyya. Below the opening paragraphs. You could read the full article here. [Cover of House of Stone, by Anthony Shadid.] No roads, not a single one, lead to the place where we had gotten ourselves.*  … Read more Finding Bayt Across Borders of Stone