Last Update 22:35
Friday, 09 December 2016
Books
Events will take place in Cairo, Alexandria, Assiut, Fayoum and Hurghada

In a rare public appearance, the award-winning, renowned Egyptian novelist spoke about writing and the political scene in Egypt from the 1950s to the present day

Shousha won the Nile Award for Literature in 2016

Salman Abu Sitta, Mapping My Return: A Palestinian Memoir, Cairo: AUC Press, 2016. pp318

Albee, the writer of 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' died after suffering a short illness to which he apparently succumbed according to his assistant

The woman found the 1929 copy of "Travels With A Donkey In The Cevennes" by Robert Louis Stevenson while clearing out her house
The Open Eye Award was granted to Kabil for her interview titled 'We have to create a third pole" with Lebanese intellectual and researcher Gilbert Ashkar
Pottermore has evolved from a self-publishing site for one of the world's most popular authors into a firm that sells increasing volumes of ebooks and audio books via partnerships with online retailers
The poem is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the seller, Anne's former school friend Jacqueline van Maarsen
Mann penned part of his 1947 novel "Doctor Faustus" in the house located in the ocean-front Pacific Palisades neighborhood on the edge of Los Angeles
Naji was handed a two-year prison sentence in February, for publishing a “sexually flagrant article” in the state-owned cultural newspaper Akhbar Al-Adab.
Novelists, playwrights and poets have contributed tiny stories of around seven lines each for the campaign ahead of UNICEF's 70th anniversary on Dec. 11.
A new book highlighting the Karnak Cachette discovery by French archaeologist Georges Legrain was launched
The winner of the 2012 Arabic Booker,The Druze of Belgrade will be discussed at the international Book Center on November 4th at 6:00pm
Sonallah Ibrahim will engage with his readers in an open discussion on Thursday, 27 October at 6:00pm

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