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Keeping the Faith

Egypt’s feminist warrior Nawal el-Saadawi has survived prison and outlived her enemies. But at 86, she’s still fighting the patriarchy, religious oppression and genital mutilation

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SOUL SURVIVOR Saadawi photographed for Newsweek in London.
CHRISTOPHER LANE FOR NEWSWEEK
Photograph by JONENOCH

“Dramatization is not in accuracy. It’s just dramatization.”

THE FIRST LETTER NAWAL EL-SAYED EL-SAADAWI

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