Dalia Abd El-Hameed

Bio: 

Dalia Abd El-Hameed is gender and women's rights officer at the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights. She is an M.A. student in sociology/anthropology program at the American University in Cairo, where she is writing her thesis on organized football fandom in Egypt.


Articles by this Author
The Battle of Egyptian Football Fans Against Dullness

Ultras, or organized groups of football fans, represented an influential faction of the Egyptian revolutionary multitude in 2011. The ultras’ long experience of street fights with police at stadiums aided the revolutionaries in achieving...