The Holy Fool: Editor’s Note

We must occasionally find pleasure in our folly, or we cannot continue to find pleasure in our wisdom.  —Friedrich Nietzsche1 …

Zero

Danna Grace Windsor is an award-winning Israeli animation artist. She explores our surreal existence through dreamlike visuals with dystopian themes. Her …

Introduction

How did the rupture between Arab and Jewish worlds come to affect us collectively and individually?

Rimoun Rametni | Salim Halali

Al-Ala, the music of al-Andalus, has always been present in my family. It was a sort of familiar hum in our lives and rituals.

Coda

While preparing our own interpretations of these divas’ songs, we tried to creatively reconstruct a relationship to identity and history that was expansive and intersectional.