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The Art of Storytelling and New Media

  • Sijal Institute for Arabic Language and Culture 50 Umar Ibn Al Khatteb Street Amman Jordan (map)

A New York Times journalist, Rana Sweis examines the Jordanian political landscape, the Syrian refugee crisis, as well as media and cultural issues in her writing. Rana Sweis spoke to Sijal about her personal experiences, challenges, and victories as a female journalist in Jordan. She also illustrated the contemporary political situation in Jordan, as well as Jordan’s role and relationship regarding the region’s refugee crisis