ELLA WIND is a Ph.D. student in sociology at New York University and an organizer for GSOC-UAW 2110. She lived in Damascus from 2010 to 2011.
Syria in Flames
LEILA AL-SHAMI and ROBIN YASSIN-KASSAB with Ella Wind
Activist Leila Al-Shami and writer Robin Yassin-Kassab were in New York last month to publicize their book Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War (London: Pluto Press, 2016), which provides a comprehensive account of the Syrian revolution from its inception in 2011 to the present.