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  • hip-deep April 27, 2012

    Egypt 5: Revolution Songs

    Afropop’s 5-part, Hip Deep series on Egypt concludes with a look back at the songs that fueled the Tahrir Square uprising in 2011, and ahead at where music is headed in post-revolutionary Egypt. We meet Dylanesque Tahrir Square troubadour Ramy … Read more »

  • interview April 24, 2012

    Mina Girgis: Egyptian Ethnomusicologist

    Mina Girgis is an Egyptian ethnomusicologist, the founder of the Zambaleta World Music School in San Francisco, and co-founder of The Nile Project.  Since the Tahrir Square uprising of early 2011, Mina has returned to Egypt often.  While preparing the … Read more »

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