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Covid-19 Disrupts Algeria’s Documentary Film Week

Riad Mazzouzi | 29 Jan 2022

Filmmakers and fans had been looking for a cultural boost from Algeria’s Documentary Film Week. Unfortunately, “the coronavirus had another say”.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Publishing

53rd Cairo International Book Fair Opens with Greece as Guest of Honour

Sayyid Mahmoud | 27 Jan 2022

More than 1,000 publishers from 51 countries are participating in the latest running of the Cairo International Book Fair, amid coronavirus precautions.

Arabic Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

‘Murder for Amateurs’: Ahmed Mourad on Writing as the Craft of Killing Boredom

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 24 Jan 2022

In his new book, the Egyptian novelist Ahmed Mourad talks about the art of writing and storytelling, and how to become “a professional killer of boredom.”

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Publishing

Made in Egypt: Book Tells the Stories of Forgotten Creators of Modern Life

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 13 Jan 2022

In the second volume of “Egypt’s Craftsmen”, Omar Taher gives credit to the forgotten creators of products that shaped Egypt’s daily life for decades.

Academic Freedom Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

Revisiting the Past in Books That Blend Fiction and Facts

Sayyid Mahmoud | 11 Jan 2022

Egyptian critics and writers discuss a literary trend of revisiting the past through personalized remembrances and novels based on facts.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

Baghdad’s Historic Book Street Reopens, Raising City’s Hopes

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 28 Dec 2021

In the latest sign of a cultural revival in Baghdad after decades of conflict, the city recently celebrated the reopening of its historic book street.

Arabic Arts & Culture Literature & Translation

Recommended Reading, 2021: Books from the Arab World

Mona Abu Al-Nasr, Sayyid Mahmoud | 24 Dec 2021

Al-Fanar Media presents its choice of some of the most interesting books published in the Arab world in 2021.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Research

Oman Needs More Scholars of Art Criticism, Research Group Says

Amr EL-Tohamy | 20 Dec 2021

Art education experts at Sultan Qaboos University hope to start a renaissance in the study of art criticism and history.

Arts & Culture Conflict Human Rights Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Policy

Photo Exhibition Backs Palestinian Refugee Camp’s Quest for Unesco Status

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 17 Dec 2021

The photos support a group’s nomination of Dheisheh, a Palestinian refugee camp, as a World Heritage site. They also challenge Western ideas about Palestinian culture.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Publishing

Revised Editions of Mahfouz’s Novels Stir Controversy in Egypt

Sayyid Mahmoud | 11 Dec 2021

Diwan Bookstores says its revised editions of the celebrated writer’s works will be “without alterations”. Publishing world figures immediately wondered what that meant.




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