Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Had occasion to look back at my essays from three, four, five years ago... Can't help but wonder: How long will #Egypt's Thermidor last?

#Egypt appeals court upholds life sentence for Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie

Giulio Regeni murder is an "open wound" for Italy, says Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni | #Egypt via @Reuters

He doth protest too much, methinks #Egypt

#Egypt’s pound dropped to 16.11 per dollar in black market, extending declines over past month to 19 percent

Sunday, 23 October 2016

Tea Drinkers Forfeit Sugar in #Egypt Amid Currency Shortage by @S_Elwardany

#Egypt authorities confiscate sugar at country's largest food producer - Reuters

What a strange list: As a general rule, I'd say spouses of dictators don't deserve the label "trailblazing" #Egypt

#Egypt Army Officer Killed Outside Home, Militant Group Suspected

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

#Egypt Said to Get $2 Billion #Saudi Deposit in IMF Deal Boost

Saudi Arabia and Qatar Limit Students Sent to #Egypt | @AlFanarMedia

#Egypt's Cairo University removes religious identity field from all official paperwork via @ahramonline

Strapped for dollars and flooded with rice, #Egypt to import more anyway via @Reuters

RT @hackneylad: UN Special Rapporteur: #Egypt "seems to be systematically attacking civil society in an effort to silence its voice"

Friday, 7 October 2016

Hmmm... Not exactly a storied history: "#Egypt to mark 150 years of parliamentary life next week" via @ahramonline

My review of Lucie Ryzova’s The Age of the Efendiyya: Passages to Modernity in National-Colonial #Egypt

"Autotuned Belonging: Coptic Popular Song and Politics of Neo-Pentecostal Pedagogies" by Carolyn Ramzy #Egypt #Copts

"Media Portrayal of Street Violence against Egyptian Women" by @rashaibiary #Egypt

Helga Tawil-Souri, "Technology's Borders: The United States, Palestine, and #Egypt's Digital Connections"

Thursday, 6 October 2016

"Documenting Looting Activities in Post-2011 #Egypt" by @monznomad

Call for papers to French-, English-, and Arabic-speakers: "Dynamiques religieuses en Egypte contemporaine" #Egypt

Will they be better off at the Giza Zoo? Regrettably, not exactly a paragon of conservation #Egypt

Coptic activists denied permit to protest on Maspero anniversary #Egypt #Copts