#jan25: the Nabil Shawkat tour

One of my oldest friends in Cairo, Nabil Shawkat. He's great, listen to him.

And then read his insane book, Breakfast with the infidels.


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.