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Books - Reviews
1/27/2024 9:41:49 PM
On the occasion of the 55th Cairo International Book Fair, Ahram Online offers its selected list of the best books, fiction and non-fiction, published in 2023.

Heritage - Heritage special
11/6/2023 2:05:27 PM
Thoth annual heritage and culture festival celebrated on 27-28 October the 50th memorial anniversary of the renowned cultural figure Taha Hussein (1889-1973) in New Hermopolis, Minya.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
10/24/2023 9:41:59 PM
To mark 50 years since the death of Taha Hussein, the acknowledged Dean of Arabic Literature, Sayed Mahmoud spoke with Hussam R. Ahmed, the author of the groundbreaking 2011 book The Last Nahdawi, to be published in Arabic with Abu Dhabi’s Kalima initiative early next year

Books - Reviews
3/4/2023 1:02:28 PM
A recently published title offers an insight into what some top writers have read for over a century.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
12/13/2022 9:29:37 PM
Tarek Osman considers the contribution of the 20th-century thinker Taha Hussein to theorising cultural life in Egypt in his series on the makers of modern Egyptian culture

Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
9/9/2022 3:34:00 PM
Prominent architect and conservationist Soheir Zaki Hawas explains to Al-Ahram Weekly that urban development and heritage preservation can be reconciled, even in a growing city like Cairo

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
7/5/2022 7:19:01 PM
A new biography of Egyptian writer Taha Hussein emphasises his role in building the cultural institutions of modern Egypt, writes David Tresilian

Opinion -
9/2/2021 4:02:00 PM
Celebrating the Arabic tongue

Opinion -
8/26/2021 12:59:00 PM

Books -
12/11/2019 9:45:33 PM

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/9/2019 4:44:56 PM
Hani Mustafa celebrates a sampling of 1919’s cultural pillars

Egypt - 1919 Revolution
3/7/2019 9:54:52 AM
Gamal Essam El-Din investigates the story of the 1919 Revolution constitution, which many Egyptians consider the most liberal

Opinion -
1/25/2019 8:32:59 PM
This year has been designated as the Year of Education in Egypt, with the reform of the country’s education system being identified as a top priority

Books -
12/4/2018 4:24:28 PM

Opinion -
10/19/2018 8:45:57 PM
It is about time that the official institutions of state, including the government, made serious efforts to celebrate and preserve the legacy of Egypt’s great literary talents

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/23/2016 2:19:37 PM
The three-day programme highlights the significance of the late writer and intellectual to the younger generation

World - Region
12/5/2014 8:11:14 PM

Books - Review
6/18/2014 8:21:46 PM
Art critic Ezz El-Din Naguib offers new insights into the life and work of Egypt’s greatest sculptor, Abdel-Hadi El-Wishahi

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
5/5/2014 1:15:57 PM
A solo exhibition featuring prominent visual artist Mohamed Taha Hussein opens 7 May at the Gezira Art Centre, where it will run until 28 May

Books -
11/17/2013 10:32:40 AM
The French Institute in Cairo is commemorating the 40th anniversary of the death of the 'dean of Arabic Literature,' Taha Hussein

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