An interview with Lebanese artist Sandra Ghosn, an illustrator and a graphic designer, is presented. When asked to name some inspiring Arab illustrators, she names Lama Zaide, Zena El Khalil and Jean-Marc Nahas. Ghosn relates the difficulties she has faced as an Arab illustrator and the influence of Lebanese society and culture in her work. She also reveals Paris, France, Prague, the Czech Republic and Beirut, Lebanon as her favorite cities.
FILM schools, MASS media & education, COMMUNICATION education, and NEW York Film Academy (New York, N.Y.)
The article examines film education in Arab countries. The creation of branches of U.S. film schools including the school of the University of Southern California (USC) and the New York Film Academy in Abu Dhabi is considered. The creation of a communications school at the American University in Dubai is discussed.