Sarah El-Shaarawi

Sarah El-Shaarawi is a Canadian writer, editor and researcher. She is managing editor of the journal Arab Media & Society, and a contributing editor at Africa Is a Country. Her work has appeared in Foreign Policy, the National, Newsweek Middle East, Stranger’s Guide and the Cairo Review of Global Affairs, among others.

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