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Mona Eltahawy

1967 - Today

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Mona Eltahawy (Arabic: منى الطحاوى, IPA: [ˈmonæ (ʔe)t.tˤɑˈħɑːwi]; born August 1, 1967) is a freelance Egyptian-American journalist and social commentator based in New York City. She has written essays and op-eds for publications worldwide on Egypt and the Islamic world, on topics including women's rights, patriarchy, and Muslim political and social affairs. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, and the Miami Herald among others. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mona Eltahawy has received more than 315,174 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Mona Eltahawy is the 6,022nd most popular writer (down from 5,521st in 2019), the 519th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 473rd in 2019) and the 61st most popular Egyptian Writer.

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  • 320k

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  • 37.57

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Mona Eltahawy ranks 6,022 out of 5,755Before her are James Patrick Kelly, Sibylle Berg, Sita Ram Goel, John Lydgate, Denis Johnson, and Grant Morrison. After her are P. H. Newby, Emma Donoghue, Al Jean, Aleksandar Hemon, Ronald D. Moore, and Paul Attanasio.

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Among people born in 1967, Mona Eltahawy ranks 468Before her are Luís Roberto Alves, Risto Laakkonen, Dan Peters, Hossein Shahabi, Ranko Popović, and Birgitta Jónsdóttir. After her are Reed Diamond, Mikhail Botvinov, Ardian Kozniku, Akiko Yajima, Roger Sanchez, and Michael Schjønberg.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Mona Eltahawy ranks 519 out of 582Before her are Mohamed Ali Rashwan (1956), Ibrahim Hassan (1966), Angham (1972), Sylvain Sylvain (1951), Wael Gomaa (1975), and Trézéguet (1994). After her are Karam Gaber (1979), Ahmed Fathy (1984), Abu Hamza al-Masri (1958), Mena Massoud (1991), Sherine (1980), and Mohamed El Shenawy (1988).

Among WRITERS In Egypt

Among writers born in Egypt, Mona Eltahawy ranks 61Before her are Gamal El-Ghitani (1945), Magdi Allam (1952), Bahaa Taher (1935), Alifa Rifaat (1930), Latifa al-Zayyat (1923), and Penelope Lively (1933). After her are Leila Aboulela (1964).

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