​Join the AUC’s Edward Said Memorial zoom webinar lecture with Raja Shehadeh

Reham El-Adawi , Tuesday 1 Mar 2022

Raja Shehadeh
Raja Shehadeh

American University in Cairo

Al-Sheikh Rihan St, off Tahrir Square, Tahrir Campus, Tel 02 2615 2694/01280009077

Sat 5, 6pm: Edward Said Memorial Lecture presents
“The Peregrinations of Memory: The Case of Palestine”, a zoom webinar lecture features distinguished lawyer and writer Raja Shehadeh. The link is https://e.cglink.me/2kZ/r300063957

Mon 7, 7-8pm: Join this Gerhart Centre Webinar Series session titled “Community Science: A Pathway for Advancing Environmental and Climate Justice”, featuring Sacoby Wilson, associate professor with the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland-College Park. The speaker will talk about community science as a vehicle for environmental justice in the session. The link is https://e.cglink.me/2kZ/r300064966



Cairo Opera House

Gezira Exhibition Grounds, Tel 02 2737 0602/2736 0361, box office 02 2739 0132/0144

Small Hall

Wed 9, 8pm: An evening of poetry features poet Ahmed Taymour


Italian Cultural Institute 

Italy celebrated the 700th anniversary of the passing of Dante Alighieri in 2021. The Italian Institute continues to post videos in Arabic with translations from Dante Alighieri’s masterpiece The Divine Comedy to bring the Arab-speaking public closer to the work of the supreme poet. Videos are directed by Giabluca Barbadori, with the special participation of Ashraf Farouk, Amir Salaheddin, Sherine Hegazy, and Sara El-Mokadem.  



Microphone Library

28 Gaber Ibn Hayan St, Dokki, Giza

Microphone Library presents Al-Dokki Book Fair for low-priced books, in collaboration with 73 publishing houses in Egypt (24 February-7 March, 9am to 10pm). 

Fri 4, 6pm: Al-Dokki Book Fair for low-priced books presents a discussion and signing ceremony of Al-Qahira Alsenmaaia (Cinematic Cairo), written by Nezar Al-Sayad and Heba Safay Eldeen

*A version of this article appears in print in the 3 March, 2022 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly.

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