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Thursday, 21 June 2018
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The Supreme Council for Culture who convened for the annual vote are some of Egypt's most celebrated writers, artists and thinkers, along with heads of the country's highest cultural and educational institutions

The famous actor, who had many strings to his bow, published a collection of the memoirs of a Cairo cab driver

Author Ahmed Khaled argues that the player is not a symbol of Islam, neither its representative nor an Islamic model; he is 'just a football player'

Michael Hurley is completing a voyage from France to the Caribbean to North America with a first mate who is engaged to be his wife

Roth's literary agent, Andrew Wylie, told The Associated Press that he died in a New York City hospital of congestive heart failure.

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the founder of communism, here are 10 books in Arabic on the man and his thought

President of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Mostafa Al-Feki talks to Dina Ezzat about his profiles of people that sum up the recent history of Egypt

The book documents Mohamed Salah's life from childhood, and his struggle to train under hard circumstances in a poor Egyptian village
Bishara tackles the transformation of social sectarianism into political sectarianism, based on a theoretical framework that intersects with social theory and a comparison of Arab and international models
The book combines tales of modern-day travel with the story of a 17th-century anatomist who dissected his own amputated leg and the journey of composer Frederic Chopin's heart from Paris to Warsaw after his death
Portraits, Poems & Heroin: 30 Souls Tell the Story includes a series of poems D'Angelo-Lombardi wrote about her son's friend, along with Zanfagna's brightly colored portraits of young people who died of overdoses
Egyptian publishers were prevented from taking part in the 2018 Ramallah Book Fair
"Anne Frank: A Cold Case Diary" will be published in the summer of 2020 according to HarperCollins Publishers
Screenwriter and author Mark Bailey, and Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post journalists Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan, will lead the discussion of how Irish immigrants helped shape the U.S.
Tawfik, who was best known for his pocket series Ma Wara Al-Tabia (Metaphysics), died of a heart attack on Monday
Sean Penn, is no longer interested in making movies as he became a "novelist"
Shreve was known for her books "Resistance" and "The Pilot's Wife," whhich were Both made into movie
The lectures will tackle the the relevance of the Cold War for the Arab World and the topic of the Islamic State group in Somalia

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