Stories by Jordan Elgrably

Jordan Elgrably is the director of the Levantine Cultural Center in Los Angeles. subscribe to Jordan Elgrably's feed

Posted on: Feb 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Is it too much to ask that a movie set during the Second Gulf War teach us something meaningful about Iraq?

Posted on: Jul 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

In the wake of the tragic deaths of Israeli and Palestinian youths, Israeli political leaders must stop inciting violence against Arabs.

Posted on: Sep 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

It's time for a conversation in the film industry about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Denis Villeneuve's latest west-meets-east film about war and identity bridges North Americans and the Arab world.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2011, Source: Al Jazeera English

Unraveling the pathos behind the anger at Schnabel's latest film.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2010, Source: AlterNet

'Cemetery of Dreams' is a finely nuanced debut novel of political intrigue, culture wars and contemporary history that puts our relationship with Iran into sharper relief.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama's administration should dismantle the U.S. war economy to clear the way for universal health care, new energy technologies and peace.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2008, Source: Levantine Cultural Center

How artists and writers are part of the interfaith peace movement encircling the globe.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Palestinian filmmaker Hany Abu-Assad says his Oscar-nominated film, 'Paradise Now,' is an attempt to create peace between the Middle East's many identities.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Robbins' newest play, an adaptation of Orwell's '1984,' speaks directly to the Bush administration's perpetual war on terror.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Spielberg's startling new film, 'Munich,' is an incisive argument against the use of violence to resolve the Mideast conflict.