On the contrary, the judge makes the mistake of repeating exactly what Leila said about the President, and the spectators in the court room applaud Leila‘s honest opinion.In the deliberating room, the judge gets scolded by one of his aides due to the fact that he told some details about the case that should have been told privately instead of publicly.
In Saadawi’s "In Camera," she dramatically illustrated several themes.
One of the themes found in the story was the status of women in society.
The main character, Leila, did not steal anything or kill anyone as a crime.
She simply gave her opinion by calling the President a stupid man.
In the Arabic and Islam nations women are told to remain silent about certain subjects such as politics.
However, that did not stop Leila from choosing to fight against their corrupt judicial system.
In the story, Leila’s parents agreed that women should stay out of politics.
As she sat in the court room, she began to remember what her mother said about politics.
Coffey Nawal El Saadawi is a woman who is very passionate about her work.