09 Sep, 2010

Even people around the US debate…

Sehba Sarwar
09 Sep, 2010

Even people around the US debate about Pakistan, its history, its political struggles, and whether helping will increase US popularity in Pakistan, citizens in and around Pakistan have taken...

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31 Aug, 2010

Another Minal-ism:

Sehba Sarwar
31 Aug, 2010

On the drive to the house, I pick up my mobile. “I need to call my friend Liz,” I say, half to myself and half to Minal in the...

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24 Aug, 2010

I’ve been on the other side…

Sehba Sarwar
24 Aug, 2010

I’ve been on the other side, the teacher setting up the classroom, decorating, greeting the kids, preparing for a semester. That was a long time ago. Today is my...

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19 Aug, 2010

I don’t often watch mainstream news…

Sehba Sarwar
19 Aug, 2010

I don’t often watch mainstream news, but every now again when René turns it on and something catches my eyes, I sit down for a moment. Today, I’m reminded...

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17 Jun, 2010

It’s been many months since…

Sehba Sarwar
17 Jun, 2010

It’s been many months since I’ve posted anything on my blog. Given all the excitement at VBB, it’s been a challenge to carve out moments to be just still,...

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19 Apr, 2010

patti smith in houston!…

Sehba Sarwar
19 Apr, 2010

I first met Patti Smith in La Guardia Airport in 2003 when she was on her way to Houston to install her Strange Messenger exhibition and perform in a special...

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18 Mar, 2010

searching for an image…

Sehba Sarwar
18 Mar, 2010

photo of buraq on wooden chest; photograph by Minal While I visit art collector Anj Rana, Minal walks around her house and documents truck art that’s scattered around Anj’s...

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17 Mar, 2010

Exploring truck art in Mauripur, Karachi

Sehba Sarwar
17 Mar, 2010

Exploring truck art in Mauripur, Karachi — all for the purpose of dressing up the little red Honda hatchback for the art car parade.

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13 Mar, 2010

Dubai airport

13 Mar, 2010

Dubai airport. I’d love to say that I’ll never fly through there again.                

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09 Mar, 2010

As always, the plane journey between…

Sehba Sarwar
09 Mar, 2010

As always, the plane journey between Houston and El Paso is short. Right at the end, a few minutes before landing, the airplane skids through a thick layer of...

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