Media Type:

Graffiti


Title

Free Alaa

Subject

Graffiti/Street Art

Description

Free Alaa Abdel-Fattah stencils from 2011. Alaa Abdel-Fattah, a prominent revolutionary activist, was imprisoned on several occasions after 2011 for his activism. In October 2011, he was arrested and accused of inciting violence against the military during the 9 October Maspero massacre. In November 2013, he was arrested for participating in an illegal demonstration and, in 2015, he was sentenced to 5 years in prison. At the time of writing, he is still in prison.

Creator

Mia Grondahl

Publisher

Revolution Graffiti Street Art Egypt

Date Published

03/04/2013

Rights

Mia Grondahl.

Language

English

Date Created

31/10/2011

Citation

Mia Grondahl, “Free Alaa,” Politics, Popular Culture and the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, accessed September 19, 2020, https://egyptrevolution2011.ac.uk/items/show/59.

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