Showing posts with label Arin Mango. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Arin Mango. Show all posts

Saturday, May 25, 2013

5/23 Arabology Podcast highlights Arab Women's Voices and Writings

The May 23, 2013 episode of Arabology highlights Arab Women's Voices in music, literature and culture. 
It can be downloaded at
See full playlist at end of this blog entry.

May 23, 13 Arabology Podcast includes these amazing women and more

This Podcast includes:
1. An exclusive interview with singer May Nasr and the US premiere of her new song 'Ouhibbouka" (lyrics by Syrian writer Ghada Al Samman)
2. Writer Arin Mango who reads excerpts from her article "What's Islam Got to Do with It?' which was just published in Avicenna - The Stanford Journal on Muslim Affairs (Vol 3 No. 1 Winter 2013)
3. A conversation with Nisrin Elamin (Doctoral student at Stanford) who broaches issues related to Sudanese culture while showcasing vibrant songs by Alsarah and Rasha.
4. An interview with Zoe Woolford, student of Arabic at Stanford, who discusses the challenges and benefits of learning Arabic.
5. Selected songs by some of the Arab world's most talented female vocalists including Oumeima el Khalil, Yasmine Hamdan, and Fairuz.

Listen instantly (give a minute to load) at:

Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 23 May 2013 3-5pm DJ: Ramzi S. (Artist/Track/Album/Label)
1. Oumeima El Khalil/ Fi Akher Al Ashyaa/ Zaman/ Forward Music
2. Fairuz/ Ahwak/ Fairuz Chante Zaki Nassif/VDL
3. May Nasr+Lourdes Perez/Ma'kum bimshi/May Nasr
4. Interview with May Nasr/ Pre-recorded/ Arabology/ KZSU
5. May Nasr/ Ouhibouka (lyrics by Ghada Samman)/ Single/ May Nasr
6. Reading by Arin Mango/ What's Islam Got to Do with It?/Avicenna: Stanford Journal of Muslim Affairs
7. Rasha/ Ya Sudan Ma'alesh/ Let me be/ Rasha
8. Interview with Nisreen Elamin/ Part 1/ Arabology/ KSU
9. Alsarah/ Fi Himaka Rabana / Single/ Alsarah
10. Interview with Nisreen Elamin/ Part 2/ Arabology/ KZSU
11. Alsarah ft Oddise2/ Vote/ Single/ Oddisee
12. Interview with Zoe Woolford/Stanford student of Arabic/ Arabology/ KZSU
13. Yasmine Hamdan/ La Mouch/ Yasmine Hamdan/ Kwaidan Records

Saturday, December 10, 2011

My Dec 8 Podcast ft Interview with Director Najwa Najjar

The Dec 8 Podcast from my show 'Hi, Keefak, Ca Va?" (Season 2, Episode 10) includes my exclusive interview with Najwa Najjar, Director of the Palestinian movie "Pomegranates and Myrrh." (see pics and film trailer below).

This Podcast also includes a reading excerpt from Arin Mango's essay "Wearing the First Amendment on My Head" (published in Avicenna Autumn 2011 Vol 2 No 1). To see full essay, click here.

To download the Podcast (in 2 Parts):
To directly listen to Part 1 Click below:

To directly listen to Part 2 Click below:

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Interviewing Najwa Najjar in Amman, Jordan (Summer 2011)


Trailer for the film Pomegranates and Myrrh directed by Najwa Najjar

Playlist for Hi, Keefak, Ça Va?/DJ: Ramzi S./Thu, 8 Dec 2011 / 1600-1800

1.  Rousan, Yazan And Autostrad/Ya Salaam (Wow)/Autostrad/Planet Records
2.  Interview with Najwa Najjar/Interview Part 1/KZSU
3.  Al-Madfa'i, Ilham/Dishdasha/Dishdasha/Rip Cat Records
4.  Banna, Rim/ Miraya Al-Ruh (Mirrors Of My Soul)/Al-Rawa'i (Greatest Hits)/Laser
5.  Interview with Najwa Najjar/Interview Part 2/KZSU
6.  Norden, Adam/A prayer/Zozo Sountrack/Warner Brothers Records
7.  Mouzanar, Khaled/Yammi/Et maintenant on va ou (soundtrack)/naïve
8.  Homsy, Imane/Sara/Seigneur Kanoun/Lord Kanun/Institut Du Monde Arabe & Harmonia Mundi
9.  Interview with Najwa Najjar/Interview Part 3/KZSU
10. Mashrou' Leila/Wajih/El Hal Romancy/Mashrou' Leila
11. Atlas, Natasha/Taalet (Zab Spencer Remix)/Mounqaliba Rising: The Remixes/Six Degrees Records
12. Interview with Najwa Najjar/Interview Part 4/KZSU
13. Le Trio Joubran/L'art d'aimer (shajan)/À l'ombre des mots (feat. Mahmoud Darwich)/Randana
14. Wlad hara ft Abeer/Sawt El Samt/Sabreena Da Witch/DAM
15. Fairuz/Kunna Nitlaqa/The very best of Fairuz/EMI
16. Audio Reading from Arin Mango's Essay/Avicenna/Autumn 2011 Vol 2 no 1/Stanford University
17. Faqir, Omar/Ramallah/Jeeran/Moonlight Recordings

Ramzi Salti's Talk: Healing through Lebanese Music (EPIC Fellows, Stanford Global Studies, September 2020)

Watch full talk at This audio-visual talk by Stanford Lecturer + Arabology program host Dr. Ramzi Salti was pre...