AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Sophia Azeb

Monday, February 7th, 2011

The Soundtrack of the Revolution

By Sophia Azeb Egyptians once led the Arab world in terms of literature, music and film, but Hosni Mubarak’s regime significantly hampered the will and pride of the people in their own culture. This sense of disempowerment had ultimately been exemplified by the relative lack of active struggle against Mubarak–something Nawal el Saadawi mentions here.