Cristina Coellen

Cristina is a third-year student at Durham University and an aspiring journalist. She specialises in conflict journalism, European defence politics and geopolitical issues.

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Writing a War: How Syrian Literature Observes and Condemns the Civil War

When the Syrian population first took to the streets in March 2011 in a bid for democracy, the protest movement was seen as a hopeful sign for an end to the reign of the Assad family, who have governed Syria since the 1970s.…

Cristina Coellen