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Tanmeya bookstore, for example, is offering 20 and 30 percent discounts on books for the public and doctors, respectively

The move is part of a new initiative in response the coronavirus outbreak, aimed at helping people to stay at home, fighting the spread of the virus

In front of one well-known bookstore in the city, a young man equipped with blue protective gloves was on hand to ensure the last clients allowed in before the shut-down kept a discreet distance apart.

Mapping New Directions in the Humanities maps the efforts to redefine the relationship between the global North and South, or between Western and non-Western intellectual traditions

Further updates will be announced later through the Arabic Booker website

The Department of Culture and Tourism in Abu Dhabi cited precautionary measure to protect public health, in its reasoning for delaying the fair

Since Covid-19 placed cultural activities strictly at arm’s length, let's explore the stay-at-home options
Though they have millions of readers worldwide, the Tintin books by the Belgian cartoon-book artist Hergé have had a mixed reception in Arabic
Next year's event is scheduled to go ahead as planned, the organisers said.
The book fair will include hundreds of titles and masterpiece of Arab culture at affordable prices
Portis, a former newspaper reporter who apparently learned enough to swear off talking to the media, had been suffering from Alzheimer's in recent years
Asne Seierstad talks about Two Sisters, her international bestseller about two girls who emigrate from Somalia to Norway only to end up joining IS in Syria
The lecture will be held at the AUC Tahrir Campus on Tuesday, February 11 at 6:00 pm and is organized by AUC’s Center for Translation Studies
Illustrated children’s books ‘My Little Cairo ABC’ and ‘Fos-hetna Fil Kahera’ will be launched in an event on Friday 7 February
Mary Higgins Clark specialized in women triumphing over danger, such as the besieged young prosecutor in ``Just Take My Heart`` or the mother of two and art gallery worker whose second husband is a madman in ``A Cry in the Night
With the inauguration of the Cairo ‎International Book Fair (22 January-4 ‎February), Ahram Online offers a series of ‎recommendations for avid readers
The author says that even though the changes in the last two decades to the society and the state have been deep, the existence of Islamization is conditioned on the presence of Erdogan himself
With the inauguration of the Cairo International Book Fair (22 January-4 February), Ahram Online offers a series of recommendations for avid readers

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