Monthly Archives: December 2014

Final Blog Post: The Wrap Up

Over the past semester, my diigo and blog postings have been centered around the topic of art and literature from Egypt. These two different subjects have shown a variety of artists and writers that have exhibited primarily three types of points of view on globalization and have each contributed to the Arab Spring Uprisings (specifically to Egypt) as well as my understanding on what the feelings of the population was through their works. This paper will explore my blog artifacts, the different views on globalization, how the artists and writers have used their art to express the concerns of the general population, and how their works have shaped my understandings on the uprisings. Continue reading