Monday, December 11, 2017

Arts & culture

First Sudanese YouTube Drama Series “Asham” will soon air on TV

Ola DiabHope – hope for love, happiness and success are some of the many things we feel and strive for in our daily lives....

Tech

A Sudanese Guide for Using Digital Media

In late 2015, Sawtna published a bilingual e-book authored by Dalia Haj-Omar, titled “Guidebook for the Strategic Use of New Media for Peaceful Social...

Women

Opposing your own Beauty

Lubaba Faisal AliThe conflict between almost every African woman and herself,The disagreement between our features, colours, bodies, hair and the embedded picture of beauty that has been...
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Blog

The Blueprint: Navigating Andariya

Dear reader,As we did rounds of website design edits, we continued to push for a simple, elegant and user friendly look. Going through tens...

Introducing #MyKhartoum

At Andariya we’re huge fans of the arts and culture movement in both Sudan and South Sudan; we exist because we hope to give...

Andariya: Truth or Tale

Dear reader,Naming the magazine Andariya came almost spontaneously. We wanted an easy name thatdidn’t necessarily mean something in specific, but hung vaguely to an...

Issue 6 Announcement: The Habouba Issue

Dear Reader,A Sudanese Habouba (grandmother in local slang) is not like any other typical grandmother in any part of the world.Every one of us...

Environment

Climate Change & Energy Supply in Sudan : Opportunities and Challenges

 Elgenied Elsiddig Published with permission from the Energy_93 Blog.It is of no doubt that the world around us is changing, and this change gives rise...

Books

Novel: If You’re a Man, Meet me in Fashouda

Reviewed by: Francis MichaelPublished by Rafiki printing and publishing house, this is a novel by writer and storyteller Munir Awad Al-Tariki. This novel...

Marsa Fatima – a book by Haji Jaber 

Haji’s storytelling style is captivating. The reader forms an instant bond with the protagonist and his whimsical romance that props him against an agonizing...

On Dr. Amir Taj al-Sir’s novel “The Witches Resort”

ElShiekh Ali The  novel "The Witches Resort" by Sudanese writer Amir Taj al-Sir was selected for the 2017 Long List of the International Prize for...

Creative Writing

Ugly but Beautiful

Carmen Faiz Girgis What a contradicting phrase, most of you might think, but after reading the contents of this article you might change your mind....

I Can’t Find my Way Back

Lubaba Faisal HassanI had a home like fairy tales.Smiles and laughter.Some anger and sadness; spices of life.Love and tenderness.No hate or detest.Plain walls that...

Noah Conducts

Part 2 of 5 in the series titled Fatima’s ChildrenNubianQ(i)His father taps his foot impatiently, newspaper folded before him, his cup of jabana empty...

Travel

#GivingTuesday

IntroductionAwn is a youth led initiative built by avid volunteers who felt responsible towards their country’s ailing health and social systems & wanted to plug one of the gaping holes that affect cancer children in specific.The initiative was launched by volunteers in November 2016 after individually volunteering in various cancer-related initiatives. Most of the members are university students...

Film

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