Tawil-Souri on Palestine & the Production of Culture

Helga Tawil-Souri, assistant professor in the NYU Steinhardt Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, was interviewed on July 21, 2010, by Press TV's Autograph -- a 25 minute weekly program featuring academics, authors, politicians and dignitaries encompassing a range of topics from cultural to political issues.

Helga Tawil-Souri's scholarship is on globalization, development, media technologies and cultural expressions, especially contemporary media production and their relationship to economic and political change in the Middle East, and more particularly in the Palestinian Territories. 

Within a larger discussion, the interview focused on Tawil-Souri's 2004 doumentary titled i.so.chro.nism: Twenty-Four Hours in Jabaa capturing culture as victim of war in the Palestinian village. watch interview