African Women Voices

Day Thirteen: Watch Out Rapists in Tahrir Square

A friend of mine today twitted an interesting piece I couldn’t help but sharing on Balobeshayi. So this is entry #13 of the 16-Day of Activism Campaign to fight gender … Continue reading

7 December 2012 · Leave a comment

Day Twelve: Sexualizing Women in TV

Since its invention the television has conveyed messages and information about our society. In some ways it has influenced how we look at women and men.

6 December 2012 · Leave a comment

Day Ten: Field of Hope

This is how my day started: up after dawn, I tune on Aljazeera to start the daily injection of news. The first video on the live streaming is called Field … Continue reading

4 December 2012 · Leave a comment

Day four: Living Under A Veil

My fourth entry for the 16-day Activism Campaign against violence on women is an extract from my dissertation on Iranian women and the relationship between gender, politics and literature.  Everyday … Continue reading

28 November 2012 · 2 Comments

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