Author: Susanne Schanda

Laila Soliman′s documentary piece ″Zig Zig″ (photo: Christian Altdorfer/Ruud Gielens)

Arab theatre at the Zurich Theaterspektakel

Between coma and protest

Youssef Rakha, Egyptian author, essayist and journalist (photo: Susanne Schanda)

Interview with the Egyptian author Youssef Rakha

"Taken together, these things would make up home..."

A reading in Cairo, Egypt (photo: Nael El Toukhy/DW)

Egyptian Literature


New Departures, New Visions

Youssef Ziedan (photo: Susanne Schande)

Interview with Youssef Ziedan

Revolution Means Breaking with Authority

Khaled Ali (photo: Susanne Schanda)

Interview with Egyptian presidential candidate Khaled Ali

''I'm expecting a second revolutionary wave''

Syrian author Samar Yazbek (photo: Susanne Schanda)

Interview with Samar Yazbek

Conveying the Suffering of the Syrian People