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Gulf Cities: Cultural Capitals of the Arab World?
Written by Amira Al Hussaini On 23 October 2013 @ 9:41 am | 1 Comment
In Arts & Culture, Development, English, History, Ideas, Middle East & North Africa, Quick Reads, United Arab Emirates
UAE commentator Sultan Al Qassemi argues that “some of the cities of the Gulf were transforming into cultural capitals of the Arab world as the traditional capitals of Baghdad, Cairo, Beirut and Damascus continue to suffer from civil strife.” He posts arguments in support and against this notion on his blog here .
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