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University of Mosul Rebuilds a Campus Razed by War

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 19 Oct 2021

Iraq’s second-largest university is shaking off the vestiges of war. Its publishing house will reopen soon, and other major projects are nearing completion.

Arabic Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

Egyptian Illustrator Sahar Abdallah Finds Inspiration in Modern Arab Poets

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 15 Oct 2021

Sahar Abdallah, an Egyptian living in Canada, creates “visual poems” inspired by works by literary giants like Fouad Haddad and Mahmoud Darwish.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

‘Harir Al-Ghazala’: An Omani Novel Reveals Heritage’s Implications on Women’s Lives

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 11 Oct 2021

In her new novel “Harir Al-Ghazala,” the Omani novelist Jokha Alharthi sheds light on her country’s women and their aspirations across generations.

Libraries Literature & Translation Publishing Research

Dominican Institute’s Library in Cairo Is a Destination for Scholars of Islamic Heritage

Sayyid Mahmoud | 05 Oct 2021

The library of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies, in Cairo, attracts scholars from all over the world.

Architecture Publishing Research

‘Building Sharjah’: Book Documents the Rise of a Modern Gulf City

Amr EL-Tohamy | 15 Sep 2021

“Building Sharjah” traces the urbanization of the city through its architecture and explores related social and political contexts before and after the discovery of oil.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Publishing

May Ziade’s Writings on Women’s Education Are Republished

Sayyid Mahmoud | 03 Sep 2021

Book sheds new light on the life of one of the most important Arab women writers in the first half of the 20th century.

Arts & Culture Gender Libraries Publishing

In ‘Embargo,’ a Modern-Day Scheherazade Dares to Speak About Harassment

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 20 Aug 2021

Haitham Dabbour’s novel “Embargo” juxtaposes the traditional Scheherazade with a contemporary careerwoman who publicly accuses her boss of harassment.

Libraries Literature & Translation Profiles Publishing

Alia Muhammad Baqer, Savior of Basra Library’s Books, Dies at 69

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 16 Aug 2021

As Basra’s chief librarian, Alia Muhammed Baqer rescued 30,000 books and manuscripts from being lost as British forces occupied the city in 2003.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

Art Book Series Explores What It Is to Be an Arab Artist

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 23 Jul 2021

Exhibitions at Saudi Arabia’s Misk Art Institute mark the launching of a bilingual book series that seeks to make contemporary Arab artists more widely known.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Literature & Translation Publishing

Covid Restrictions Prove a Boost for a Small Cairo Book Market

Sayyid Mahmoud | 09 Jul 2021

The key to the market’s success is selling via social media, a method that is new to book vendors and buyers alike in Egypt.




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