Alex Shams is a writer and PhD student of anthropology at the University of Chicago. He is an editor-in-chief of Ajam Media Collective (ajammc.com), an online platform focused on culture and society across Iran and Central Asia. He previously worked as a journalist based in Palestine.
Reconstructing the Village of the Divino Salvador
Our writer attends the Festival of El Salvador del Mundo and finds memories of a war that never really ended....