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Arts & Culture Libraries Publishing Schools Students

Volunteer-Run Kindergarten in Upper Egypt Serves a Culturally Deprived Area

Sayyid Mahmoud | 02 Mar 2022

The Abdel Rahim Scientific Kindergarten provides educational and cultural services to deprived children in Deshna, south of Cairo. It won a national incentive award last fall.

Arts & Culture Faculty Language Publishing

Egyptian Academic Is at Heart of Growing Arab Interest in Teaching Chinese

Sayyid Mahmoud | 18 Feb 2022

Hassanein Fahmy Hussein, an Egyptian academic working in Saudi Arabia, talks about his experience teaching Chinese in Arab universities.

Arts & Culture Libraries Literature & Translation Publishing Refugees

Syrian Publishers in Exile Spread Arabic Culture in New Homes

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 Feb 2022

Two Syrians who started publishing houses after fleeing their homeland talk about the rewards and challenges of their experiences.

Arabic Faculty Publishing Students Teaching

New Arabic Textbook Is Designed to Enhance Skills of Native Speakers

Amr EL-Tohamy | 15 Feb 2022

A professor of Arabic in Qatar has written a textbook that seeks to counter a decline in the public use of Arabic among inheritors of the language.

Faculty Publishing Quality Control Research Science

Trying to Measure Arab Research Quality in a Western-Dominated System

Tarek Kapiel | 14 Feb 2022

New indexes seek to compensate for the lack of visibility of Arab academic research under a classification system dominated by Western institutions.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Publishing

Applications Open for Third Khairy Shalaby Award

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 12 Feb 2022

The aim of a competition honouring the late Egyptian writer Khairy Shalaby is to encourage new literary talent in Arabic.

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.

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