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Dec
31
The memoirs of a former mental hospital director and a famous purse-snatcher throw light on the lives of marginalized Egyptians during the first half of the 20th century.  (more...)

Dec
24
Al-Ahram Weekly and Ahram Online paid their last respects on Sunday to a founding member of both news services and a leading Al-Ahram photographer, Sherif Sonbol.   (more...)

Nov
30
Al-Ahram Weekly reviews a new book on the Middle East Peace Process as designed by former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger and told by author Martin Indyk.   (more...)

Nov
12
Best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell shared his thoughts on the best way of telling stories, advice for young authors, and his definition of success during a panel discussion at the 42nd edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair.  (more...)

Nov
7
Writer and money management consultant Monika Halan offered golden advice to visitors at the Sharjah International Book Fair this week.  (more...)

Nov
7
African countries made a major showing at Sharjah's 13th Annual Publishers Conference, which is held annually in conjunction with the Sharjah International Book Fair.  (more...)

Nov
7
In its 42nd edition, the Sharjah International Book Fair hosted the best-selling author and Swedish behavioral scientist Thomas Erikson, who emphasized that true human communication should be face-to-face and involve listening, expression, and interaction.   (more...)

Nov
2
Morten Bergsmo, a European international lawyer, is the director of the Centre for International Law Research and Policy (CILRAP).   (more...)

Oct
31
A recent book by author Antony Lowenstein connects the war on Gaza and the Israeli military-industrial complex.  (more...)

Oct
25
The plight of the Palestinians in exile from their homeland from the 1948 Nakba onwards can be read in many works of literature and memoirs.  (more...)