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Natacha Atlas, Not Your Typical Levantine

On an interview with the singer that barely took place, on the complex cultural perspectives offered by essayist Jacqueline Kahanoff, and on the death of this writer’s father.

It was supposed to be a regular, in-depth interview with the singer Natacha Atlas, from Belgium, about whom I’d already written before her concert at the...