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THE WOMAN WHO WAS A KING

A BALLERINA’S THOUGHT

Modern day Egyptian ballerina YASMINE who defies the societies’ beauty standards longs to live a day of the past’s glory, she’s a wanderer who’s always inspired by her rich heritage, the Egyptian golden ages where the ARAB Egyptian woman was one of the most powerful in the ancient world and amongst the first to hold leading positions. e woman who was a king revolves around the iconic women of the Egyptian history where Yasmine is haunted by thoughts of sending imaginary letters to the past, delving deep in a journey back in time to three different eras of the glorious history of her homeland. the woman who was a king is a merge between the centuries; the queen Hatshepsut ancient dynastic Egypt, queen Nazli’s kingdom of Egypt, and the modern day Egypt the ballerina represents. during these centuries women expressed and still are expressing themselves in different forms, being leaders, artists, rebels, creatives, and KINGS; that’s queen Hatshepsut, the first great woman in recorded history to hold the title of “ Egypt’s first female pharaoh “ she is the woman who was a king.