And, according to the Daily Beast, "she carries a sword and has amazing fighting abilities."
In addition, "she is also fed up with misogyny, sexual harassment and “white savior” ideologies." Deena Mohamed, a young Egyptian, created the comic in 2013.
It's all on the web and you can see it here. Below, you can read some of the excellent reviews of the comic. My thanks to one of my students who sent me the link!
- The Daily Beast, It's A Bird...It's A Plane...It's Qahera!
- Muftah, Don’t Mess with a Hijabi: An Interview with the Creator of “Qahera”
- BBC News,Egypt's new hijab-clad superheroine