Thursday, July 2,  2020
Ebony Coletu

Dr. Ebony Coletu is an Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Composition at the American University in Cairo. Currently, she teaches courses on the role of writing and visual art in revolutions and political literacy. 


Visualizing Revolution: The Politics of Paint in TahrirWhy would you ever preserve graffiti, which is by definition a transient art form? Does “mural” status undermine or obfuscate the battle of the brushes that capture a revolution in progress, not just a memorialization of events past?


There’s No Grey in Our Flag

 “In the land of all black and all white, shouting grey is blasphemy;” and there are 80 million shades of grey in Egypt. Continue Reading

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Editorial – The Nile

It’s simple really, if we don’t save the Nile, everything else we are debating, discussing, arguing about will be irrelevant. Continue Reading

An open letter to Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei

I have the greatest respect and admiration for you. We can never forget that it was your courage and foresight that called for change and a transition...  Continue Reading

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Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahems are stand-alone cartoons interspersed throughout the paper that humorously raise a specific question or point out an apparent contradiction,...  Continue Reading

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