The Levant

  • Dining

    September 2, 2010

    Rumor to Rest

    Who says Houston has bad shawarma?

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Turkish Ravioli: Manti at Istanbul

    English translation for manti: Oh dear God, yes.​Manti is one of the few Turkish dishes that Americans might be familiar with that didn't come from the Mediterranean. Foods like hummus, baba ganoush and dolmades all have roots in the Levant and its bordering countries. Not manti. The clever l ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 23, 2009

    Mexican Moors?

    More likely than you think

  • Music

    April 27, 2006


    Monday, May 1, at the Engine Room, 1515 Pease, 713-654-7846

  • Best of Houston

    September 20, 2001
  • Music

    August 30, 2001


    Najwa Karam / Ihab Tawfic / Samira Said

  • News

    November 5, 1998

    Davidian Branches Out

    Former Chronicle reporter turns into a Tennessee Matt Drudge