24 Mar 2015
Celebrated Egyptian poet Joyce Mansour was a woman of the Nile and a French-speaking, Jewish poet that expressed her hidden mad desires.
Jean-Jacques Luthi, a French historian of the Surrealist movement in Egypt, described her poems...
17 Mar 2015
In his book, “In Harm's Way: From the Stronghold of al-Qaida to the Heart of ISIL” Yosri Fouda says: “the most serious challenge a reporter could find himself facing is when he works in a dangerous political, security...
11 Mar 2015
The Goethe Institute in Cairo will hold an event for book lovers to sell German-speaking books at low prices.
The fair, which will last between 15-19 March, will take place at the the institute’s library.
27 Feb 2015
The General Authority for Cultural Palaces has published a book titled “Revolutions of the Hungry”, a sociological reading of revolutions in Egypt's history written by Salah Hashem.
In the book, the author tries to...
26 Feb 2015
The Japanese translation of Naguib Mahfouz’s famous trilogy has been shortlisted for the Sheikh Zayed Book Award in the translation category, the Sheikh Zayed Foundation said in a statement to Reuters.
Naguib Mahfouz was awarded...
25 Feb 2015
The Coptic Anglican Communion published a book titled “The Copts and the Revolution” for Rev. Andrea Zaki, the head of the communion in Heliopolis.
The book cites the role of the Copts in the 25 January 2011 and 30 June...
08 Feb 2015
Rapper Zap Tharwat's book, "Habibaty" (Arabic for My Beloved), drew wide criticism on social media platforms and with intellectual groups following the musician's book signing event at the Cairo International...
05 Feb 2015
Religions are not changeable matters but human interpretations of them are, said a prominent Arab poet in a seminar at the Cairo International Book Fair.
“I do not think there is a possibility to renew religion, for any...
05 Feb 2015
The erotic bestselling novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" was devoured across the world by millions, from British housewives to Guantanamo Bay inmates.
Now manufacturers and retailers are hoping that its Valentine's Day movie...
03 Feb 2015
Queen Elizabeth fears that Britain will be shocked by the different style of monarchy Prince Charles is planning, according to a new biography of her heir apparent.
'Charles: The Heart of a King' claims that the 66-year-old prince...