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Opinion -
7/9/2012 3:58:00 PM
Four years ago, writer and thinker Abdel-Wahhab El-Messeiry, one of Egypt's leading lights, died at the age of 70. The anniversary of his passing should have been marked in a manner befitting his formidable contributions

Books - Arab
7/7/2012 4:39:07 PM
Al-Mismari expresses disbelief and joy at Saturday's vote after having spent 10 years in jail in the 1980s on charges of trying to form a political party

Books -
7/5/2012 4:03:47 PM
The literary workshop is to host an event, 9 July, to mark late Egyptian novelist Ibrahim Aslan's success in winning the prestigious literature and arts award

Books -
7/4/2012 9:03:33 PM
In a gathering of devotees at Shorouk Bookstore in Zamalek, renowned Egyptian writer Bahaa Taher recalled the importance of intellectuals for the Egyptian renaissance, asserting that culture is critical to progress

Opinion -
7/1/2012 12:51:36 PM
Writer Hania Sholkamy paints a picture of the rowdy, frustrated ambiance and superficial, filtered questions at a well-intended Q&A seminar panelled by Muslim Brotherhood female members

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
6/24/2012 12:54:47 AM
A Muslim convert from New York was sentenced on Friday to 11-1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to threatening the writers of the satirical "South Park" television show

Books - World
6/19/2012 5:52:41 PM
Amin Maalouf becomes one of France's 'immortals' with his induction into the Academie Francaise for his literary achievements

Books -
6/13/2012 4:31:05 PM
Activists sees the arrests as part of a wider campaign to target the opposition that criticizes the bad political and economical situations

Books - World
6/13/2012 4:06:52 PM
Bianciotti died after several years of illness that lost him his memory.

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
6/10/2012 12:00:00 AM
Writers, intellectuals voice disdain for new criteria for selecting members of body tasked with drafting Egypt's post-revolution national charter

Books - World
6/6/2012 3:43:19 PM
The 79-year-old writer edged out 23 other contenders to take the 50,000-euro

Books -
6/5/2012 11:54:48 AM
A renowned writer and now a political activist, May Telmissany talks to Ahram Online about her initiative for a civil state and thoughts about Egypt today and its future

Books - World
6/3/2012 3:33:39 PM
Literary tastes in India, as anywhere, change with the times, but one writer has never gone out of vogue: Ayn Rand, the high priestess of free-market capitalism and unfettered individualism

Books - Review
6/3/2012 1:17:48 PM
Booker prize winner's new novel is inspired by his mother's true story, with a touch of magic and imagination

Books - World
5/30/2012 3:55:44 PM
Malaysia's Administration for Islamic Affairs confiscates book by Canadian-Pakistani writer for including ideas seen as incompatible with Islamic Law

Books - World
5/30/2012 3:13:47 PM
Writer Herta Müller went from being a teacher who lost her job and lived under constant threat for refusing to cooperate with former Romanian dictator secret police, to winning the Nobel Prize for literature in 2009

Books -
5/28/2012 6:51:37 PM
In its third year, the Tayeb Salih prize opens to submissions, seeking for authors to remember the late, renowned Sudanese writer and to promote the values of arts and culture

Books -
5/28/2012 6:49:34 PM
The book will be discussed at Sinnari house at 6pm with author Hani Labib in conversation with writer and political analyst Ammar Ali Hassan

Books - World
5/26/2012 12:10:28 PM
The Hay Festival celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, bringing Nobel Prize-winning writers, philosophers, politicians and musicians to Hay-on-Wye to showcase their work and exchange ideas with diverse audience

Books - World
5/22/2012 5:27:59 PM
The 87 year old Portuguese writer is known for his dark humor and raw language

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