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Why doesn’t the crocodile fly? : Meet the winners of Sawiris' 18th Cultural Award
Last night marked the ceremony of the 18th Sawiris Cultural Award.
Late journalist Mohamed Aboulgheit wins Sawiris Cultural Award
Late journalist Mohamed Aboulgheit has been awarded a special prize at the 18th edition of the Sawiris Cultural Awards for his investigative articles and recently published book titled ‘I am Coming, Light.’
Google Doodles celebrates Egypt’s novelist Ihsan Abdel-Koddous
Google Doodles celebrated on Wednesday Egypt’s late renowned journalist and novelist Ihsan Abdel-Koddous for the first time on the Arab world's Google search engine.
Award-winning Egyptian writer, translator Mohamed Enani passes away at 84
Award-winning writer, translator and critic Mohamed El-Enani passed away on Tuesday at the age of 84, leaving behind more than a hundred books in Arabic and English, translations and creative works.
Book Review: To New York in 87 Days - Wisdom from the sea
Ila New York fi 87 Yawman (To New York in 87 Days), Emad Blake, Alexandria: Ibiidi Publishing, 2019
Book Review: Remembering the road to Nakba
A reprint of a volume on the Balfour Declaration, The Conspiracy Pact, revisits the international context that led to the partition of Palestine and the eventual and unending plight of Palestinian diaspora.
Book Review: A life with a sketchbook
The late prominent Egyptian cartoonist Ahmed Toughan shares his testimony on major events in the history of the country and the world in the second half of the 20th century.
Veteran Egyptian author Bahaa Taher dies at 87
Famous Egyptian author and translator Bahaa Taher passed away on Thursday after a long struggle with illness.
People from Minya: The Salt of the Earth
Naas men El-Minya (People from Minya) by: Mostafa Bayoumi, (Cairo: Magaz Cultural Foundation), 2019.
The Pandemic Documented
Ghorbet El-Manazel ('Estranged Houses') by Ezzat El-Kamhawi, Cairo: Al-Dar Al-Masriah Al-Lubnaniah, 2022.