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Saadawi, Nawal El (1931–)

Nawal El Saadawi is a leading Egyptian feminist activist, physician, and writer. She was Director General of Health Education. She was imprisoned by Anwar Sadat's government in 1981, and she organized the Arab Women's Solidarity Association in 1982. Her numerous works ...

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