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Video | Avant-titre: A present from the past… why?
Ahmed Abu al-Fadl | Ahmed Abo El Fadl takes us on a journey into personal cinema
Intimate, visceral and unsettling: Walid Elsawi at Medrar
Mai Elwakil | Home-production, "horror stories of human interaction" and wordplay: Walid Elsawi's VDU Art
Mapping Possibilities: Audiovisual collective reimagines live performance
Peter Holslin | “At the beginning, it was just a slogan … Now, we are really mapping possibilities”
Dismantling moral binaries: Ahmad Abdalla’s EXT. Night questions class and gender dynamics in post-2013 Cairo
Nourhan Hesham | EXT. Night is an honest portrayal of a struggling city with insightful commentary on class dynamics
A future possible?
Ismail Fayed | The Berlin Biennale tries to evade an established historical narrative without looking elsewhere
Zawya 2.0: Between resilience and compromise
Yasmine Zohdi | This could've been it: a very feasible ending for Zawya. But it's not. It's a new beginning
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Townhouse dips into the archive on its 20th anniversary: But where are the stories?
Sara Elkamel | Sara ElKamel speaks with Townhouse's Mariam al-Nozahy about the gallery’s 20-year retrospective
The Lion and the Brown Witch: Reflections on this year’s Africa-focused Festival Theaterformen
Ismail Fayed | Ismail Fayed reflects on Festival Theaterformen’s Africa-focused program in Brunswick, Germany
 
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