Shems Friedlander is a writer, artist, film maker, and photographer. He is the author of nine books, including The Whirling Dervishes and When You Hear Hoofbeats Think of a Zebra. He has won over 30 awards for graphic design. Friedlander has written two monodramas and had his documentary films shown at film festivals in the US. He is a Professor of Practice at the American University in Cairo.
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
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