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which do no quasi totalit d of turnove been destro y t exist a r o t y f h e t a h d t e a t h im n e d rebuilt sev a and verticall u g r e b s a n w e e n r vironme taken in Beir purpose, be y. Translation and cen times and whiche o u t , a c it oday but necause just like caricaontextualization of thffers strata both hoyrizthat h xt much exp tu o e images is lanation lartee, what is written on not offerendtal th r, something all is unders o that the qeuw ick pace of t too he cit Archewallo gy is a la

‫وثيق لحيطان‬ ‫ عندم‬2009 ‫ و‬2‫عم تحكيني هو ت‬ ‫ رات اجتماعي‬005 ‫حيطان ما بين عامي‬ ‫مدينة ان يتعرض لتغي ليكتاب صوراً ل‬ ‫ مم‬،ً‫ يتضمن هذا ا موجودا‬.‫ان لبن ة‬ ‫سياسيسم الكبير منهاعة التغيير ف‬ ‫عد القحت المجهر سرزء الساحق م‬ ‫م تصوير الج‬ ‫ت‬ ‫ع‬ ‫ض‬ ‫ ت‬.‫مدينة‬ bor of docu Lebanon w mentation as experien of the walls cing a seri compiles im of the city es of trans ages most o between 20 formations f which do n that the urb 05 and 200 on the soc ot exist any 9, when an environm io-political longer, indic ent experie city that ha level. This ating the in nces. The q s been destr book credible spe uasi totality oyed and re vertically. T ed of turno of the imag built seven ranslation a ver es were tak times and w nd contextu like caricatu en in Beiru hich offers alization of re, what is t, a strata both the images written on something horizontally is not offere the wall is that the quic a nd d u n on purpose derstood to k pace of th the raison d , because ju day but nee e city does n ’etre of their st ds much ex ot allow and existence. planation la therefore ex ter, plaining the m goes aga in st Les murs m urs de la vil le est une d Liban conna ocumentatio issait une s n des murs e rie de trans grande majo de la ville e formations rité n’existe ntre 2005 et socio-politq nt plus, ce totalité de ce 2009, alors ues. Ce livre qui met en s photos on que le compile des e vidence la ra t été prises a offre des str images don pidité du m Beyrouth, u ata sur le pla t la ouvement u ne ville qui a nh images est rbain. La qu été detruite absente volo orizontal, mais sur le ve asi et reconstru rt ntairement, besoin d’ex ite sept fois car, tout com ical aussi. La traduction plications p e t q ui e m lus tard, les t la contextu e la caricatu éxpliquer va ecrits sur le alisation des re qui est co a l’encontre m urs changen mprise aujo de leur raiso ud’hui mais t tellement ra n d’être mêm a pidement q e. u’essayer de le s ‫رات اجتماعية‬ ‫يتعرض لتغيي‬ ‫دما كان لبنان‬ ‫عة التغيير في‬ ‫ عن‬2009 ‫ و‬2005 ‫ت المجهر سر‬ ‫ة ما بين عامي‬ ‫ مما يضع تح‬،ً .‫ايض ًا عامودي ًا‬ ‫حيطان المدين‬ ‫منها موجودا‬ ‫ار افقي ًا ولكن‬ ‫يني هو توثيق ل‬ ‫القسم الكبير‬ ‫آث‬ ‫تقدم طبقات‬ ‫تلقائي ًا ولكنه‬ ‫طان عم تحك‬ ‫صوراً لم يعد‬ ‫ وهي مدينة‬،‫ت‬ ‫فهمه اليوم‬ ‫الحي‬ ‫ن هذا الكتاب‬ ‫مواد في بيرو‬ ‫ور الذي يمكن‬ ‫فبالتالي شرح‬ ‫ يتضم‬.‫ياسية‬ ‫حق من هذه ال‬ ‫كما الكاريكات‬ ‫لتغيير المدني‬ ‫وس‬ ‫وير الجزء السا‬ ،‫ن هذه الصور‬ ‫طى السريعة ل‬ ‫ تم تص‬.‫دينة‬ ‫كل ارادي اذ ا‬ ‫ تثبت الخ‬،‫دته‬ ‫الم‬ ‫ة والشرح بش‬ ‫اآلن ّية التي أول‬ ‫حجب الترجم‬ ‫خطى اللحظة‬ ‫تم‬ ‫ويلة عندما يت‬ ‫ب شروحات ط‬ ً ‫ودها أص‬ ‫طل‬ .‫ال‬ ‫يت‬ ‫ى ومنطق وج‬ ‫الصور يتناف‬

L d es m 2 ocum urs m u 005 etentati urs C neseri 2009,on de de l me livre edetraalors s mur a vil e ajorit comp nsfor que le s de lle es L vidence n’e ile de matio Libana villet a a quas e la raxisten s imagnssoc conn re Beyroi total piditet plus es doio-pol ai s const uth, uite de dsu mo, uce qnut la gitrq a auusrsle prlaunite senpe vilcle e photoveme i met t i q . f u h L o i o a i s r a s on nt ur t r a d u izont et q ete t ete pb c t i o n al, m ui offr detru ri e t l a ais su e des ite c o n te r le v stra x t u a l ertic i s a t i o Designed by Farah Samman Cover artwork by Ashekma n

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Praise for G etting The N ews


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