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Ahram Online and Nada Hussein Rashwan
A funeral march for Emad Effat, a prominent Azhar cleric shown on video dying of gunshot wound sustained during attack by military police on the Cabinet protest, buries a new martyr. The funeral procession for Emad Effat, member of the Dar Al-Ifta religious authority, who died on Friday of a gunshot wound he sustained when military police violently dispersed a sit-in at the Cabinet headquarters, is currently on its way to the cemetary in Sayida Aisha ...Keep Reading »
Ahram Online is the English-language news web site published by Al-Ahram Establishment, Egypt’s largest news organization, and the publisher of the Middle East’s oldest newspaper, the daily Al-Ahram, in publication since 1875. Ahram Online was launched 26 November 2010.
Nada Hussein Rashwan writes for Ahram Online.
"In Iran... very few post-revolutionary works of literature or cinema have even touched upon the 1979 revolution... in contrast to cultural policies around the Iran-Iraq war, where memory discourse shows a sophisticated awareness of the social power of commemorative narratives."click | email | tweet