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· September, 2008

Stories about Arts & Culture from September, 2008

30 September 2008

Arabeyes: Snapshots of Eid

It's Eid today, or tomorrow. Eid Al Fitr is a celebration which marks the end of the Muslim month of Ramadhan, and here are a few reactions on the occasion...

Qatar: Children and Ramadhan

Bangladesh: Significance of Eid ul Fitr

India: The Kolu

Russia: A demand for 19th century art

29 September 2008

Dominica: Independence

Japan: The psychology of prostitution, and why it should be legalized

Korea: Ceremonial Expenses

What is your biggest expense? A website, www.career.co.kr, did a survey of 1,676 employees, and asked them which of their expenses they consider worthless. The highest percentage answered drinking and...

Deaf Awareness Week: Organizing Offline activities Online

This last segment of the Deaf Awareness Week (part 1, part 2) shows us how the deaf use their videos to organize their communities and strenghten their offline ties.

28 September 2008

Paraguay: The Mennonite Community

Egypt: National Theater on Fire

It seems that the Egyptians have succeeded in bringing Nero back to life. And the Egyptian Nero has a long list of places to burn. He started with the Egyptian...

26 September 2008

India: Ramadan in Kolkata

Taiwan: The Return of Local Cinema

This summer, Taiwanese cinema is not only celebrating a comeback, but is also shining like the sun. No matter how strongly the typhoon hits Taiwan, movie theaters are witnessing hundreds,...

Ethiopia: Let's talk about theatre

South Africa: I quit smoking pot when I was 10

Japan: Kiki's Atashi Kanojo

Iran: Iranian American Writers

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