From the Editors
Helen Zughaib was born in Beirut, Lebanon, living mostly in the Middle East and Europe before coming to the United States to study art. She received her BFA from Syracuse University in 1981. She has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the US, Europe, and Lebanon. Her work is housed in private and public collections worldwide, including the Library of Congress, the Arab American National Museum, and the White House. She is based in Washington DC.
"State violence—both structural and political—has been a staple feature of Egypt’s neoliberal governance, under both Mubarak and Morsi, and now under the military-controlled government. In its complicity, the United States has contributed to the structural obstacles Egyptians face in achieving the aims of the revolution."click | email | tweet