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Lylla Younes

Lylla Younes


Lylla Younes is an investigative data and environmental reporter at ProPublica, a commissioning editor and writer at Newlines Magazine, and an adjunct professor at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism.

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Lotfy Nathan's 'Harka' is an engulfing expedition of Tunisian torment. Cast as lead Ali, French-Tunisian actor Adam Bessa speaks to The New Arab about his process to empathise with the character and tells of Tunisia's cultural and societal strife.

11 May, 2023

The queen of Egyptian music and an undisputed Arab icon, Umm Kulthum's voice continues to echo throughout the region's coffee shops, concert halls and living rooms. Recently voted as one of the world's greatest singers, we take stock of her legacy.

31 March, 2023