Writing the Future

by zunguzungu

Ahdaf Soueif, author of the majestic novels In the Eye of the Sun and The Map of Love, is (or was) in Tahrir Square, possibly writing this piece for the Guardian:

(taken by 3arabaway)

Nawal El Saadawi, activist, feminist, and author of many other books, including Woman at Point Zero (which the Zimbabwe International Book Fair named one of “Africa’s 100 best books”) also representing at Tahrir right now:

These are some bad-ass ladies.