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Reem Saad is an assistant professor of social anthropology at the American University of Cairo.
The military upholds virtue
I was surprised and disturbed as I followed the stories of many friends and others who reported on social
28 October 2013
25 min read
To cope or to resist: How people deal with abruptly deteriorating economic conditions
Lina Attalah, Naira Antoun, Reem Saad and Yasmine M. Ahmed
| Anthropologists Reem Saad and Yasmine M. Ahmed join Mada to discuss popular responses to economic hardship
22 December 2016
17 min read
On the life of the late Robert Mabro (1934-2016)
| Alexandria-born academic and leading analyst in the oil sector Robert Mabro died at 81 on the Greek island
20 August 2016
20 min read
An interview: Remembering Shahenda Maklad (1938-2016)
Reem Saad and Yasmine M. Ahmed
| On April 30, 1966, Salah Hussein was assassinated by members of a feudalist family in Kamshish, a village
8 June 2016
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