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Books - Reviews
4/28/2021 2:26:25 PM
The truth was that the public reaction and active heroic participation in the revolution took the Wafd's leadership by surprise and their writings warned of the 'evil poor' who might disrupt the state

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
2/5/2021 1:47:00 PM
Dina Heshmat, Egypt 1919: The Revolution in Literature and Cinema, Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univeristy Press, 2020. pp248

Books -
7/13/2020 9:13:33 AM
The 1919 anti-colonial revolution was a key moment in modern Egyptian history and a defining reference point in Egyptian culture across the subsequent century

Egypt - Politics
3/2/2020 8:44:18 PM

Life & Style - Food
5/31/2019 3:42:17 PM
1919 in Egypt was as much about the hallmark chocolate brand Corona as political revolution, writes Dina Ezzat, in search of a taste that has lasted 100 years

Egypt - Politics
4/26/2019 4:59:45 PM
'1919 was a revolution against occupation; 1952 was about eliminating social inequalities; 2011 was about rejecting corruption and sectarianism; and 2013 was about defending the identity of nation,' Ebeid told Ahram Weekly

Books -
3/31/2019 1:48:45 PM
The annual history seminar of the Department of Arab and Islamic Civilisations of the American University in Cairo will focus on the centenary of the 1919 Revolution

Opinion -
3/13/2019 6:25:43 PM
Samir Sobhi describes his own relationship to Egypt’s 1919 Revolution

Opinion -
3/13/2019 6:24:41 PM
The 1919 Revolution had extraordinary impacts on both national and democratic life in Egypt, setting the stage for the decades to come, writes Walid Abdelnasser

Life & Style - City Lights
3/12/2019 7:39:59 PM
The event on Saturday was part of the university's year-long celebration of the centennial celebration

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/9/2019 6:55:04 PM
As Egypt marks the centenary of the 1919 Revolution this year, the story of women in the revolution has yet to be fully told while their struggles for equality today continue

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/8/2019 6:29:25 PM
Britain’s exploitation of Egypt’s economic resources was one of the main reasons behind the 1919 Revolution

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/8/2019 1:57:58 PM

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/7/2019 7:22:55 PM
What were the reasons behind peasant participation in the 1919 Revolution?

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/7/2019 5:55:58 PM
Nader Habib examines the intriguing life of Father Sergius, a Coptic priest who preached in both mosques and churches during the uprising against British occupation

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/7/2019 9:55:30 AM
Tarek Al-Bishri tells Amira Howeidy of the lasting significance of the 1919 Revolution

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
11/11/2018 4:35:47 PM
The centenary of Egypt’s 1919 Revolution will see many recalling its events and historical outcomes. But 1918 was almost as crucial a year, as the memoirs of revolutionary leader Saad Zaghloul explain

Multimedia -
11/3/2015 4:28:47 PM
The mausoleum of Saad Zaghloul is an impressive yet rarely visited edifice in the middle class neighbourhood of Mounira in downtown Cairo. (All Photos by Hannah Porter)

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
6/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Whims of Freedom, a documentary-musical-theatre performance directed by Laila Soliman, and performed at Cairo's Makan, explores Egypt’s 1919 Revolution, drawing parallels to today

Books -
6/2/2012 2:51:14 PM
Sania Sharawi shares stories about her grandmother, Huda Sharawi's life; a woman who fought for a cause Egyptian women still live off of today

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