The Guilfordian

Protests and democracy

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

Just over five years ago, Tarek el-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi set himself, and subsequently the Arab world, on fire. In December 2010, Bouazizi immolated himself in front of a governor’s building in Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia, after being harassed and humiliated by local police officers. In response, riots...

“Poetic Portraits of a Revolution” paints multimedia picture of the Arab Spring

Linda Catoe, Staff Writer

February 10, 2012

On Friday, Feb. 10, Todd Drake’s “Bahraini Muslim Self Portraits” in the Hege Library Art Gallery will act as a backdrop for “Poetic Portraits of a Revolution,” a theatrical multimedia performance incorporating spoken word, video and photography. Co-sponsored by the Center for Principled...