AltWeeklies Wire

From Iraq to Iowanew

With a little help from Kartemquin Films, Usama Alshaibi documents the Arab-American experience.
Chicago Reader  |  Ed M. Koziarski  |  08-09-2010  |  Profiles & Interviews

Director Usama Alshaibi on Wartime Iraqi Lifenew

Alshaibi was born in Iraq, but his parents were able to flee the country with their children while Saddam Hussein was in power. After the 2003 invasion, he went back to see how his relatives were doing.
Shepherd Express  |  Lia Kaiser  |  09-28-2007  |  Profiles & Interviews

Narrow Search


Hot Topics

Narrow by Date

  • Last 7 Days
  • Last 30 Days
  • Select a Date Range