Arab superheroes

I have a long-delayed story in the Daily Star on Arab comic book superheroes. Not a new topic, but I think I discuss a few things that weren't raised before. Here is my friend Paul Schemm's story on this a few months ago, which quickly made it around the blogosphere.

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,