Tweeting Egypt

The Social Media of the Egyptian Uprising

Ahlan Wa Sahlan – Welcome to Tweeting Egypt

                  Video Interviews                

Video interviews give users a first-hand glimpse of what I heard in my research.

Mariam Aziz discusses her experience as an Egyptian activist in Washington, D.C. during the uprising.

Professor Adel Iskandar reflects on the symbiotic role of Egypt tweeters and the foreign press.

Adel El-Adawy describes his technique for tweeting to promote his blog about Egyptian politics.

                  Twitter Theory                

These pages analyze aspects of Twitter and the uprising. From traditional social movement theory to questions of Twitter’s reliability, these posts move outside the 140 character limit.

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