Update from AUC Press

Oxford University Press has asked AUC Press's R. Neil Hewison to update them on the situation in Cairo.

What Does the New York Times Think You Should Read about Egypt?

Indeed, the NY Times "Paper Cuts" section seems to have scrambled on board the "if not me, then chaos and hardline Islamism!" bandwagon. Their "Reading List for the Egypt Crisis" starts out with Max Rodenbeck's perfectly acceptable Cairo: The City Victorious, but then quickly descends into offerings that focus on Islamists and Islam: Mobilizing Islam, The Muslim Brotherhood, Muslim Extremism in Egypt, and The Looming Tower.