Arthur Asseraf
Examination Fellow, All Souls College, University of Oxford

Arthur Asseraf is an examination fellow at All Souls College at the University of Oxford. His research focuses on the history of news and media in modern North Africa, France, and the Western Mediterranean.

Written by Arthur Asseraf

Akhbar; a cafe in Cairo in 1986. Photo by Bruno Barbey/Magnum

Essay/
Information and communication
What’s so new about news?

The interesting thing about news has never been its truth or falsehood but how it explodes our sense of onrushing time

Arthur Asseraf