Mina’s Banner

Edward Said and the Egyptian Revolution

Ahdaf Soueif

Ahdaf Soueif: Mina’s Banner

‘Everything is fragmented and fluid and unstable and hopeful and dangerous. We have insights and connections and blank spaces and questions.

“Mina’s Banner” is the phrase I need to use now – but what will it mean by the time we reach May?’

Ahdaf Soueif, Cairo, 5 February 2012