Al Banna profiled

Reuters' Jonathan Wright has a good profile of profile of Gamal Al Banna, who recently published a book. We recently posted about Al Banna, who recently came out with a book calling for a re-interpretation of Islam to be more in tune with the modern world.

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,