Mona Eltahawy

Mona Eltahawy is an award-winning columnist and international public speaker on Arab and Muslim issues and global feminism. She is based in Cairo and New York City. She is the author of "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution," which has been published in 10 languages, a columnist for the International New York Times opinion pages and a guest analyst on television and radio shows.

Newsweek named her one of its "150 Fearless Women of 2012", TIME featured her along with other activists from around the world as its People of the Year and Arabian Business magazine named her one of the 100 Most Powerful Arab Women. She is working on a memoir.

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