Mona Prince’s Diary from Eighteen Days in Tahrir during the Arab Spring
Why is it some activists are revered and remembered, whilst others, who have also made significant contributions, are almost completely air-brushed out of history?
From Algeria, full of fear and yearning, Ghania Mouffok’s entry in Writing Revolution recounts the sad and bitter history of the country’s aborted uprisings against the status quo.
In the first of our extracts from Writing Revolution, winner of English PEN’s translation award, Khawla Dunia explores the interplay of subjective experience and objective reportage.
Images are now playing a central part in processes of political struggle, and as Lina Khatib argues, changing the way politics are being communicated in the Middle East.