[This is a monthly archive of pieces written by Jadaliyya contributors and editors on Egypt. It also includes material published on other platforms that editors deemed pertinent to post as they provide diverse depictions of Egypt-related topics. The pieces reflect the level of critical analysis and diversity that Jadaliyya strives for, but the views are solely those of their authors. If you are interested in contributing to Jadaliyya, send us your post with your bio and a release form to email@example.com [click “Submissions” on the main page for more information].
Once Again on Caesarism: Continuing the Debate with Joel Beinin
Brecht De Smet argues that Joel Beinin’s response to his article “Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Egypt” may reflect their differing views on the concepts in question.
رد مصر على الهجوم الإسرائيلي على غزة: مقابلة مع حسام الحملاوي
Bassam Haddad interviews journalist and activist Hossam El-Hamalawy, who criticizes the response of president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to the Israeli assault on Gaza, analyzing it in the context of local Egyptian politics. He contrasts the dehumanization of Palestinians seen in various media outlets with wider popular opinion.
Egypt`s Response To The Israeli Assault On Gaza: An Interview With Hossam El-Hamalawy
Bassam Haddad interviews journalist and activist Hossam El-Hamalawy who criticizes the response of president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to the Israeli assault on Gaza, analyzing it in the context of local Egyptian politics. He contrasts the dehumanization of Palestinians seen in various media outlets with wider popular opinion.
كم نكبة عاشها فلسطينيو سيناء؟ الجزء الثاني
Ismail Alexandrani offers a historical analysis of the ramifications of the 1978 Camp David peace accords between Egypt and Israel, and their impact on Palestinian refugees who fled to the Sinai Peninsula.
The Violence of Climate Change in Egypt
Mika Minio-Paluello argues, “The classist violence of climate change is shaped so that the poor carry the burden on behalf of the privileged.”
From the Elections to the Protest Law: Signs of Egypt`s Future
Wael Eskandar analyzes the Egyptian regime’s repressive tactics following the spring 2014 presidential elections.
Three Travelling Plaques Become Four in Mohamed Mahmoud Street
Mona Abaza writes on Mohamed Mahmoud Street as a thriving arena of artistic and political expression in Cairo.
Women As Fair Game in the Public Sphere: A Critical Introduction for Understanding Sexual Violence and Methods of Resistance
Hind Ahmed Zaki and Dalia Abd Alhamid write on public violence and sexual harassment against women in Egypt.
Video Channeling: Mai Elwakil in Conversation with Daniella Rose King
Daniella Rose King interviews writer and Medrar TV co-founder Mai Elwakil.
Call for Contributions: Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance, Cairo, March 2015
Jadaliyya’s Reports Page publishes a call for papers for a conference to be held in Cairo entitled “Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance.”
Layer of Green: Eleven Photographic Works
Medrar TV reports on a Cairo-based photography exhibition titled “Layers of Green.”
Reporting Egypt: From Passion to Purpose
Hiba Afify reflects on the state of the press in Egypt in light of the recent unjust sentences against activists and journalists.