March 2015

An Education Through Comics – The Books of Joe Sacco

March 24, 2015

A while ago, I lent out my copy of Joe Sacco’s Palestine to a coworker. Joe Sacco is a journalist and cartoonist who spent a lot of time in the West Bank and Gaza in the early 90s, which resulted in the short comic series Palestine. Sacco draws himself in the book as well as […]

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Scenes from a Cafe in Sarajevo

March 18, 2015

When I was in Sarajevo last month, I walked into Cajdzinica Dzirlo-Tea House for some Bosnian coffee on my second full day in the city. I heard that this particular cafe was really good from a couple of sources and had been looking forward to checking it out. At that point, I already had Bosnian […]

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Random Reads from the Week

March 15, 2015

The problem with Facebook and Twitter is that people post so many articles that are worth reading that you can really abandon all your plans for the day and spend your time reading the content. Of course, I wouldn’t actually ever do that (Hi, all my coworkers reading this, I do work, I promise!) but […]

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