Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 May 2016

160 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774167478

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Women in Revolutionary Egypt

Gender and the New Geographics of Identity

Shereen Abouelnaga

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • First-of-its-kind academic study of the effect of revolution in the Middle East on women, gender, and sexuality social structures.
  • Examines gender empowerment through art and literature, particularly graffiti and poetry, the disciplining of the body, and the politics of history and memory.
  • Documents the rise of a new generation of revolutionary women in Egypt reshaping predefined gender roles and politics.

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