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Nov
11
The Duchess of Sussex has apologized for misleading a British court about the extent of her cooperation with the authors of a sympathetic book about her and Prince Harry.  (more...)

Nov
11
Two Washington Post reporters are working on a biography of George Floyd, from his family history in the tobacco fields of North Carolina to his murder last year in Minneapolis by a white police officer.  (more...)

Nov
11
The Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) has emerged as the world's largest book fair this year.   (more...)

Nov
10
The Nobel Prize for Literature jury selected the British-Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah as the 2021 laureate.   (more...)

Nov
1
Ahead of Cairo International Film Festival, on the third week of November, a debate opens over the history and role of cinema in Egypt.   (more...)

Oct
24
Concurrently with El-Gouna Film Festival, a seminar hosted by the Arab and Islamic Civilisations at the American University in Cairo discussed a 2021 title on the adaption of literature to the silver screen, a long journey in the case of Egypt.  (more...)

Oct
23
Hayth Yaskon El-General (Where the General Dwells), by Ziad Mohafza, Amman, Jordan: Dar Fadaat Publishing House, 2017  (more...)

Oct
22
From the thick volumes of history on the Napoleonic campaign in Egypt that have consumed years of his academic work, historian Mohamed Afifi decided to dig out the story of the historical figure Mu’allem Ya'coub Hana (General Ya'coub) for his first novel, titled ‘Ya’coub’.   (more...)

Oct
22
The following is an excerpt from the first novel by historian and author Mohamed Afifi - Ya'coub.  (more...)

Oct
22
Literary critic Mahmoud AbdelShakour talked to Ahram Online about Habiba Kama Rawaha Nadim (Habiba as Recollected by Nadim), his first novel that approaches some of the most complex questions of love, obsession, joy and pain.  (more...)