Date: 5 September 2014
Time: 18:30 – 21:00
Venue: Delfina Foundation

Delfina Foundation hosts Ibraaz Publishing and I.B. Tauris for the launch of their book UNCOMMON GROUNDS: New Media and Critical Practices in North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Anthony Downey.

Uncommon Grounds brings together internationally renowned and emerging academics, writers, artists, curators, activists and filmmakers to critically evaluate the prominent role that new media has come to play in artistic practices – as well as social movements – in the Arab world today.

Contributors include: Sarah Abu Abdallah, Roy Samaha, Sophia Al-Maria, Fayçal Baghriche, Franco ‘Bifo’ Berardi, Wafaa Bilal, Sheyma Buali, Maymanah Farhat, Ganzeer, Hans Haacke, Laura U. Marks, Dina Matar, Aleya Hamza, Edit Molnár, Timo Kaabi-Linke, Jens Maier-Rothe, Dina Kafafi, Azin Feizabadi, Amal Khalaf, Omar Kholeif, Tarek Khoury, Gulf Labor, Mosireen, Nat Muller, Philip Rizk, Nermin Saybaşılı, Annabelle Sreberny, Tarzan and Arab, Derya Yücel, Maxa Zoller, Rabih Mroué.