Last updated: 27 December, 2019

An Arab reading of the Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum: Tea with the bogeyman

Contemporary artist Mona Hatoum is one of those figures whose presence in western capitals stimulates much attention and critical writing, while her exhibitions in Arab cities like Amman or Doha don’t seem to generate more than a few lines in the culture and entertainment sections. Yazan Loujami explores why this is so.