'The leading spokeswoman on the status of women in the Arab world'The Guardian
'A harrowing exposé of the abuse of women in the Arab world'
London Review of Books
'The Arab world's leading feminist and iconoclast'
‘Nawal El Saadawi has become something of a heroine for many young Arab women … a cry from the heart.’
‘Nawal El Saadawi speaks directly on behalf of many women in the Third World and the daily struggles they face.’
‘The most recognisable name in Egyptian and Middle Eastern feminism … poignant, penetrating yet simple.’