Don’t miss Hisham Al-Gakh’s poetry evening at Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Reham El-Adawi , Tuesday 3 Aug 2021

Hisham Al-Gakh
Hisham Al-Gakh

French Cultural Institute

The Institute has launched its new website at the beginning of 2021. You can visit it through this link:

The new website is carefully designed to meet your requirements and facilitate access to information. It is also fast, easy to use, and offers a variety of content and new ways to communicate with the institute. With one click, you can view the spaces devoted to French language courses, Arabic language courses, various events in all branches (exhibitions, conferences, and cultural events). In addition to contacting the institute directly by sending your messages to any of its sectors through its website. If you have difficulty completing the French language courses at the headquarters of the French Institute in Egypt in Mounira, Heliopolis, New Cairo, Sheikh Zayed and Alexandria, you can continue them online. It takes the health of its customers very seriously and has implemented strict health measures to provide you with the best possible educational conditions. Wearing a mask is mandatory for all and physical spacing is respected in the classroom and in the building.

For more information flock to the institute’s website[email protected]
You can choose the branch you prefer and see the French language courses for adults and children that are appropriate for you and register there. You can also call the institute at the following numbers: 01205558639/01227484951/
01222196984, from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.



El-Sawy Culturewheel
End of 26th of July St, under the 15th of May Bridge, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 8881/6178/2737 4448

(No entry without a mask and the hall will be open at only 25 percent audience capacity)

Word Hall

Fri 6, 4pm: “Human Resources Fundamentals”, a lecture given by HR expert Nasser Taha and lecturer and trainer in the field of Egyptian labor laws Wael Farghali. The lecture will discuss the definition of Human Resources management, the importance of Human Resources management, and why HR department is very important to both organizations and managers.     

Sat 7, 7pm: “The 3D Printing in Education”, a lecture by Mohamed Shaltout.  

Thurs 12, 6pm: “Supported or Not Supported”, part two of a lecture on the journey of relations to be delivered by Peter Nabil, Psychiatrist and Deputy Director General of Abbasiya Hospital.   




Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999 

BA’s 19th International Summer Festival

Fri 6, 7pm: Poetry recital by vernacular poet Hisham Al-Gakh


*A version of this article appears in print in the 5 August, 2021 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly

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