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This week in 1958: An advocate of creative theater and free press dies

Fatma al-Youssef

Fatma al-Youssef

Fatma al-Youssef, also known as Rose al-Youssef, died on 10 April 1958,* leaving an unmatched legacy: that of a woman who managed to transform the intellectual scene in Egypt. Continue reading