Don’t we all…


Gaza, 15. Nov. 2012. Foto: AP/Spiegel online

…And Gaza is not the most polished of cities, or the largest. But she is equivalent to the history of a nation, because she is the most repulsive among us in the eyes of the enemy – the poorest, the most desperate, and the most ferocious. Because she is a nightmare. Because she is oranges that explode, children without a childhood, aged men without an old age, and women without desire. Because she is all that, she is the most beautiful among us, the purest, the richest, and most worthy of love…

Mahmoud Darwish, Silence for the Sake of Gaza

What does it matter who is right und who is wrong, who will win and who will lose? Don’t we all…

Author: meine kleine kunstgeschichte

I study Art History at the LMU Munich. I am interested in early Christian and Byzantine art and also in Islamic and Medieval art and architecture.

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