A memorial service will be held on 18 February for the prominent writer and professor of political economy Samer Soliman
Soliman passed away on 24 December after a battle with cancer.
He is the author of Autmun of Dictatorship.
He was one of the founding members of the French-language Al-Ahram Hebdo in 1994 and wrote for Ahram Online. He also contributed articles to other publications, including El-Bosla, El-Watan and El-Shorouk.
The service will be held at the Moataz Al-Afly Hall at the AUC campus in New Cairo at 1pm, in the presence of Soliman's wife, colleagues, friends and students.