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" Tharwat Okasha"

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Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
6/13/2023 9:17:58 PM
Africa has always been at the forefront of actions to promote culture and cultural heritage, as the international campaign to save the Nubian Monuments in the 1960s showed, writes Gihane Zaki

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
2/14/2021 8:38:22 PM
The celebrations honouring Tharwat Okasha (1921 – 2012) will kick off on 20 February and continue throughout 2021

Books -
2/1/2019 12:10:02 PM
A brand-new, luxurious venue marks the Cairo Book Fair’s golden jubilee

Books -
1/16/2019 12:15:38 PM
Most used-book sellers are not participating, and instead will hold their own fair from 15 January to 15 February in Attaba

Opinion -
9/6/2018 11:35:44 AM
The memoirs of former politicians can make fascinating reading

Books -
5/11/2018 7:13:30 PM
President of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Mostafa Al-Feki talks to Dina Ezzat about his profiles of people that sum up the recent history of Egypt

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
1/30/2016 2:09:40 PM
Renowned ballerina, a graduate of the Bolshoi ballet academy and Cairo's Academy of Arts, former dean of the Higher Institute of Ballet, and a founding director of the new Cairo Opera House -- Magda Saleh talks about her career

Arts & Culture - Music
4/18/2012 6:44:18 PM
Cairo Opera House to honour Tharwat Okasha, an Egyptian cultural pioneer who died in February, with a concert on 21 April

Books -
2/28/2012 3:06:24 PM
Okasha, a fertile author and a controversial former culture minister who pioneered many of Egypt's modern culture institutions during the Nasserite era, died at 91 on Monday

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
5/10/2011 10:57:00 AM
On what would be Mahmoud Mokhtar's 120th birthday, we can celebrate the Egyptian nationalistic sculptor's legacy, reviving the art of sculpting after being lost in the midst of centuries of wars and foreign occupation