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Artist Roy Dib in Conversation about Censorship in Lebanon

Roy Dib

Still from Dib's "Here and There" Exhibition (Photo from Luis do Rosario Courtesy Fondazione MAXXI)
Interviewed by ​Tania El Khoury
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Artists Tania El Khoury and Roy Dib in conversation focusing on Dib's practice, cultural policy in Lebanon, the growing censorship against Lebanese artists and activists, and the recent case of Mashrou' Leila.


Roy Dib
Roy Dib

Artist & Filmmaker in Beirut challenging notions of space and boundary

Roy Dib is an artist and filmmaker living in Beirut. He challenges common notions of space and boundary, weaving together archival material, scripted text and hypothetical circumstances to chronicle the political narratives of our day. His work has won several local and international awards and has toured internationally. His recent film, The Beach House, is a film about four people from an Arab generation roaming over the ruins of ideologies, causes and virtues of their predecessors. More information and access to his work can be found on his website

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