Our women on the ground : essays by Arab women reporting from the Arab world /

"A growing number of intrepid Arab and Middle Eastern sahafiyat—female journalists—are working tirelessly to shape nuanced narratives about their changing homelands, often risking their lives on the front lines of war. From sexual harassment on the streets of Cairo to the difficulty of travelin...

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Main Authors: Al-Ghoul, Asmaa, 1982- (Author), Karam, Zeina (Author), Khalaf, Roula (Author), Malas, Nour (Author), Saad, Hwaida (Author), Al-Sharif, Amira (Author), Shibani, Heba (Author), Sinjab, Lina (Author), Yazbeck, Natacha (Author), Abu-Nasr, Donna (Author), Alami, Adida (Author), Allam, Hannah (Author), Arraf, Jane (Author), Attalah, Lina (Author), Bakri, Nada (Author), Elnoor, Shamael (Author), Erhaim, Zaina (Author), Hassan, Hindi (Author), Helal, Eman (Author)
Other Authors: Hankir, Zahra (Editor), Amanpour, Christiane (writer of foreword.)
Format: Book
Published: New York, New York : Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2019]
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / by Christiane Amanpour
  • Introduction : Sahafiya / by Zahra Hankir
  • Remembrances. The woman question / by Hannah Allam
  • Love and loss in a time of revolution / by Nada Bakri
  • What normal? / by Hwaida Saad
  • On a belated encounter with gender / by Lina Attalah
  • Crossfire. Maps of Iraq / by Jane Arraf
  • Spin / by Natacha Yazbeck
  • Bint el-Balad / by Nour Malas
  • Hull & Hawija / by Hind Hassan
  • Resilience. Just stop / by Eman Helal
  • Three girls from Morocco / by Aida Alami
  • Words, not weapons / by Shamael Elnoor
  • Yemeni women with fighting spirits / by Amira al-Sharif
  • Exile. Between the explosions / by Asmaa al-Ghoul
  • Fight or flight / by Heba Shibani
  • Breathing fear / by Lina Sinjab
  • Hurma / by Zaina Erhaim
  • Transition. Syria undone / by Zeina Karam
  • An orange bra in Riyadh / by Donna Abu-Nasr
  • Dying breed / by Roula Khalaf.