Photo Gallery: Defining the Modern Muslim Woman in Egypt
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Photo Gallery: Defining the Modern Muslim Woman in Egypt

The Muslim Sisterhood Visions of Female Identity in the New Egypt

The women of the Muslim Brotherhood played a supporting role in Egypt's revolution, and now they want to have a hand in shaping its democratic future. Although many wear Western clothing under their veils, use Facebook and Twitter, and talk the talk of emancipation, they still seem to be wrestling with what it means to be a modern Muslim woman.
Von Dialika Krahe
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
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