Fall 2019 Middle Eastern Titles

A House with a Date Palm Will Never Starve
By Michael Rakowitz. Foreword by Claudia Roden. Text by Ella Shohat. Recipes by Yotam Ottolenghi, et al.

With recipes by 41 popular chefs and food writers such as Alice Waters, Yotam Ottolenghi and Marcus Samuelsson, this cookbook focuses on the many uses of date syrup

Date syrup has been central to Iraqi cooking >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970497
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 240 pgs / 120 color / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

This Place
Edited with text by Matt Brogan. Text by Charlotte Cotton, Miki Kratsman, Jeff Rosenheim, Rachel Seligman.

The culmination of an acclaimed photographic exploration of Israel and the West Bank

This Place is a monumental photographic project that explores Israel and the West Bank, as place and metaphor, through the eyes of 10 internationally >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746168
US $75.00 CAN $105.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12.75 x 12 in. / 280 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Kai Wiedenhöfer: WALL and PEACE
Text by Kai Wiedenhöfer.

Good fences make good neighbors, people say, but in reality they usually make real enemies. Peace starts where walls fall and not where they are erected; the Berlin Wall is the best proof of that, >>more

ISBN 9783958295711
US $95.00 CAN $130.00 TRADE
Clth, 15 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 67 color / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2020 Awaiting stock

Simone Fattal: Works and Days
Edited with text by Ruba Katrib.

Published for the artist's first solo exhibition at an American museum, this catalog highlights a selection of the more than 200 works by Paris- and California-based Lebanese artist and publisher Simone Fattal (born 1942).

Over the >>more

ISBN 9780996893077
US $20.00 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 88 pgs / 62 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Out of stock

Enghelab Street: Iran 1979–1983
By Hannah Darabi. Text by Chowra Makaremi.

Enghelab Street, or Revolution Street, is located in the center of the Iranian capital Tehran—a main artery in the city’s cultural life with a host of bookshops. This book presents a variety of rarely seen >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959052627
US $65.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.25 x 13 in. / 540 pgs / 750 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Geometry and Art
Text by Roxane Zand, Sussan Babaie.

In this groundbreaking volume on the use of Islamic geometry in modern and contemporary art from the region, Roxane Zand and Sussan Babaie explore ways in which traditional geometric legacies are applied and interpreted in >>more

ISBN 9788857240169
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 46 color.
Pub Date: 06/25/2019 Out of stock

Syria Matters
Edited with text by Rania Abdellatif, Julia Gonnella, Kay Kohlmeyer. Text by Sophie Bostock, Nadja Cholidis, Muhammad Qadri Dalal, Tara Desjardins, Kholood Marzook Al Fahad, Nicoletta Fazio, Pierre Fournié, Claus-Peter Haase, Konrad Hirschler, Giles M. Hudson, Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al-Kawari, Sultan Muhesen, Astrid Nunn, Venetia Porter, Anke Scharrahs, Rachel Ward.

For more than seven years, Syria has been undergoing one of the worst human tragedies. This once proud and splendid country, with its fabled cities of Damascus and Aleppo, has been largely destroyed and great >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836641222
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Striking Power
Text by Edward Bleiberg, Stephanie Weissberg.

Striking Power—the very first exhibition and publication to explore the history of iconoclasm in ancient Egyptian art—is an in-depth examination of the widespread campaigns of targeted image destruction that periodically swept through ancient Egypt, driven >>more

Pulitzer Arts Foundation/Brooklyn Museum
ISBN 9780997690194
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 80 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Maria Luisa Gaetani D'Aragona: Iran
Edited by Maria Luisa Gaetani D'Aragona.

A homage to one of the most historically significant countries in Asia, Iran collects black-and-white and color photographs by Italian photographer Maria Luisa Gaetani d’Aragona. Gaetani’s sensitive and compelling works capture the cultures, traditions, architecture >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836643127
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 304 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock


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