Rowan El Shimi is a culture journalist from Cairo, but she often finds herself working on stories all over the country, especially Alexandria.
She covers a range of topics in culture, mostly revolving around film, theater and photography, with a special focus on art in public spaces and the relationship between art and society. She works with writing, photography and video in her stories, as well as in endless projects in culture, alternative education and social development.
Rowan lives by a firm belief in the power of to-do lists, Post-it notes and Google calendars.
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