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Mada Mix: El-Morabba3
Ahmed El Sabbagh | El-Morabba3’s second album leaves politics behind but pushes regional indie music forward
Captain Ghazali: We will sharpen bones and from them build our cannons
Anwar Fath al-Bab | In 1967 Ghazali decided to resist the Sinai occupation through music
Self-aware and revealing, despite its limitations: On new interactive doc Womanhood
Lara El Gibaly | Interactive doc Womanhood attempts to create a narrative written by, not about, Egyptian women
Souad Hosny’s sister discusses her new book on the actor’s mysterious death
Leena ElDeeb | "All I want is to bring the truth to the people, the truth of Souad Hosny’s murder.”
Tips from the culture desk: Jazz, swing and self-portraits
This week has even more musical performances lined up, including jazz, swing and folk
Ramadan TV 2017: Some insight on what you may have missed so far
Television is as synonymous with Ramadan as cafes, religious chants and overeating
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Yasmine Hamdan’s Al-Jamilat: An exploratory transitional record
Tugrul Mende | It seems to have a hard time deciding on its direction, but Tugrul Mende is excited to see what comes
Poem: Requiem for Raqqa
Jehan Bseiso | A by Jehan Bseiso in response to Friday's chemical attack on Raqqa
 
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