The Middle East, Art, and Overcoming Division

International artists are using their creative voices to restore nuance in a country that is often most defined by its stark religious, ethnic, and economic divides. Discover how music and photography are vehicles to inspire in Israel an enlargement of its community and a diminution of its boundaries.

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Middle East

Most of us probably harbor preconceived notions about refugees. Maybe it’s a misunderstanding about what drove them... See more
This talk rethinks refugees as a potential economic benefit to the societies that host them, rather than simply passive... See more
John Dickerson and former CIA director, retired Army General David Petraeus, take a tour of the unprecedented threats... See more
Tens of thousands of men and women have left comfortable, privileged lives to join the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria—... See more
Ambassador Wendy Sherman, lead negotiator of the Iran nuclear deal, shares takeaways from her experiences working the... See more
What do today's Republicans believe America's role in the world should be? The GOP's presumptive nominee... See more