Country: Egypt

Tahrir square (photo: AP)

Modern-day Orientalism

Great How They Keep Things Clean and Tidy!

Women wearing burqas, Afghanistan (photo: AP)

Who Is Hidden beneath the Burqa?

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An Appeal to the West

Demonstration for Secularism in Tunisia in spring 2011 (photo: Lina Ben Mhenni/DW)

Intercultural Dialogue

Goethe Institute Supports Post-Arab Spring Cultural Work

Protests on Tahrir Square (photo: AP)

Interview with Hamid Dabashi

''Another People Now Is Redefining the Idea of Democracy''

Khaled Al-Khamissi (left) and Stefan Weidner (photomontage: Susanne Schanda/DW)

In Dialogue: Khaled Al-Khamissi – Stefan Weidner

The Arab Spring

Salafists protesting in Cairo (photo: AP)

Salafists and the Arab Spring

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Fears of Rising Extremism in Egypt's Power Vacuum

Muslims pass by the Sehitlik Mosque in Berlin (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

Islam's Internal Debate on Reform

The Battle for Interpretational Supremacy

Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasiti, the 7th Maqāma of Maqamat al-Harīrī dating from the mid-10th century, with a 13th century illustration

Rethinking World Literature

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The Arabic Novel in Non-Western Eyes

Egyptian Muslims and Christians raise the Quran and Cross in Shobra district, Cairo, Egypt, to protest against the terrorist attack on a Coptic Christian church in the northern Egyptian city of Alexandria, 1 January 2011 (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Egypt's Christian Minority

Copts Fear for the Future

Secretary General of Nato Rasmussen and Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

Political Change in the Middle East

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The Reordering of the World

Protesters rest under the shadow of an army tank on Tahrir square (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

The Role of Film-Makers in the New Egypt

Revolution on Screen

Demonstration atTahrir Square in Cairo (photo: AP)

The Merit Publishing House in Cairo

A Mecca for Intellectuals, a Centre of the Revolution

A boy carries the Turkish and the Palestinian flag (photo: AP)

Turkey and the "Arab Spring"

The Turkish Chimera

Protests on Tahrir Square (photo: AP)

Political Models after the Arab Revolutions

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Islam, Sharia, and Democracy

Galal Amin (photo: Susanne Schanda)

Interview with Galal Amin

A Radical Break with the Past

Demonstration against Hosni Mubarak in Cairo's Tahrir Square (photo: AP)

Protests in Egypt

The Twilight of the Despots

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