Nelly van Doorn-Harder is Profeesor of Islamic Studies at Wake Forest University in North Carolina, USA. She has published on issues concerning women and religion, and minority cultures in Islamic countries.
Before moving to the USA she was director of a refugee program in Cairo, Egypt, and taught Islamic Studies at universities in the Netherlands and Indonesia (Yogyakarta).
Published in: 50.50A revolution before daybreak: Coptic Orthodox Pope, Tawadros II
Pope Tawadros II has realised that the revolutionary spirit in Egypt cannot be suppressed. His answer has been to...
Published in: 50.50Egypt: does the revolution include the Copts?
Sectarian clashes between Muslims and Coptic Christians highlight the recurring question about what role Copts will...