- Affiliation: University of Cambridge, U.K.
Dr. Anne Alexander is a research fellow at the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH) at the University of Cambridge. She has published widely on Middle Eastern politics, social movements and digital media, and is the author of a biography of Gamal Abdel-Nasser (Haus, 2005).
Books by Ann Alexander
Workers and the Egyptian Revolution
Accounts of the ‘Arab Spring’ have often focussed on the role of youth coalitions, the use of social media, and the tactics of the Tahrir Square occupation. This authoritative and original book argues that collective action by organised workers played a fundamental role in the Egyptian revolution, which erupted after years of strikes and cheap generic online viagra social protests, including a localised uprising in the mill town of Mahalla al-Kubra in 2008 which was widely seen as a dress rehearsal for the… (more information)