Women in Jordan Snapshots: Coffee to Courage

Um Ahmed's Coffee in Aqaba, Jordan

In Jordan, I spent a lot of time with men. Not only did my immediate company consist of men (our driver and host were both men and I had Dan by my side), but many of our in-home social and cultural experiences were dominated by them, too. Tea and coffee in Bedouin tents was served by and among men, dinners in homes -- outside of some interactions with the women of … [Read more...]