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Demonstrator on Tahrir Square after Mubarak's ouster (photo: AP)

Literature and the Arab Spring

An Uprising of Words

What subversive role did literature play in the run-up to the uprisings in the Arab world? And should prose, poetry and other literary genres devote themselves entirely to the "revolution" or maintain a critical distance? Answers from Stephan MilichMore