I am experimenting with some blog functions and designs, some things may look different for a while. I am testing out short, headline-less entries for quick links as an alternative (or compliment) to the link dump. Let me know if you experience any problems.


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, www.arabist.net.