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2020 Calendar: Exploring Islamic Maps

2020 Calendar: Exploring Islamic Maps
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2020 Calendar: Exploring Islamic Maps

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A Palette in White

There is no official count of how many varieties of cheese the Arab world produces. Although each is unique, all are white. Don’t even begin to think that makes them boring. 
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A Palette in White

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Cooling Dubai

Some 90 former warehouses have been transformed into a lively cultural scene at Alserkal Avenue—the latest of Dubai’s replies to the question, “What can art do for a city?”
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Cooling Dubai

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FirstLook: A Memory of My Mother’s Scarf

FirstLook: A Memory of My Mother’s Scarf
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FirstLook: A Memory of My Mother’s Scarf

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Flavors: Poulet Stuffed with Herb-Infused Freekeh

Poulet Stuffed with Herb-Infused Freekeh
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Flavors: Poulet Stuffed with Herb-Infused Freekeh

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Messages in the Maps

Long given short shrift by Western scholars for being more schematic than to scale, Islamic maps from the 10th to the 18th century were often sophisticated images, full of insights for anyone willing to set out and explore them.
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Messages in the Maps

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Egyptology’s Pioneering Giant

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Ithra: A House For the World

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Marseille’s Migrant Cuisine

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The Seventh Summit

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An Astrolabe Adventure

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