Gripping and thought-provoking prison memoir
An emotionally involving, well-reviewed Turkish television series currently screening on Netflix in the UK – Ethos (Bir Başkadır)
A fascinating reflection on the childhood of a Nobel-prize winning author and on the cultural history of Istanbul
I listened to some Turkish music and bands, from psychedelia to rap.
Social media, tragedy and coming of age in modern-day Egypt
The mind-blowing art of Bahraini artist Rashid Al Khalifa
Reflections on art and life from Pulitzer-prize winning memoirist and novelist Hisham Mater
Charming coming of age tale from Djibouti