A Thigh Over the Spy

Shirin Abu Shaqra  |  Visual Arts  |  2018  |  Lebanon
The project consists of an immersive mixed media exhibition that will take the audience back to the 19th century through Ahmad Fares al Shidyaq’s rhymes and trips. Shidyaq, a Lebanese linguist, translator, journalist and poet, lived and worked in more than seven countries, spoke six languages, changed religions three times and held two nationalities.