Lecture about the Egyptian Revolution: The Role of Women (Feb 6th)

Voy a dar una charla sobre el papel de las mujeres en la revolución egipcia (y la primavera árabe en general) este lunes, el 6 de febrero. Póster adjunto.
Dirección: C/ Mare de Déu del Pilar 15, Barcelona.

I will be giving a lecture on the role of women in the Egyptian Revolution (and the Arab Spring in general) this Monday, 6 February. Poster attached.
Address: 15 Mare de Deu del Pilar Street, Barcelona.

Lecture on the Egyptian Culture: Egypt between the Islamic & Coptic Cultures (Jul 21st)

Today I gave a lecture at Wikalat al-Kharroub at the heart of Fatimid Cairo, titled “Egypt, between the Islamic & the Coptic Cultures”. The program included:
– Egypt in the Shadow of the Crescent & the Cross (Storytelling)
– Postcards from Egypt (Slideshow)
– Reflections on the Current Situation
– Open Discussion

The lecture was organized in collaboration between ‘Pen Temple Pilots’, ‘For New Egypt Community’ and ‘FEDA Association’.

The Egyptian Revolution: My Radio Interview

This is a short radio interview that I gave to Radio 4 (rtve) of Catalonia about the Egyptian Revolution on Feb 14, 2011. The funny part is that all the questions are in Catalan, and all my answers are in Spanish:

One of the most important questions was: “how come people are celebrating when the Army has taken over?!”

Well…it’s complicated.