Egyptian poetry

Bibliotheca Alexandrina launches Abdel Rahman al-Abnudi Prize for 2019
Culture

Bibliotheca Alexandrina launches Abdel Rahman al-Abnudi Prize for 2019

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) announced on Sunday that it has launched the Abdel Rahman al-Abnudi Prize for Slang Poetry and…
The Prisoners’ Laughter
Books

The Prisoners’ Laughter

In solidarity with activist and blogger Alaa Abd El Fattah, who has been detained since October in relation to the…
In other words: You translate mine, I’ll translate yours
Books

In other words: You translate mine, I’ll translate yours

At first glance, Gretchen McCullough and Mohamed Metwalli seem perfectly cast for their roles: she, the hard-working prose writer in…
Why have Egyptians stopped reading poetry?
Books

Why have Egyptians stopped reading poetry?

On 24 September, Egyptian poets celebrated World Poetry Movement Day with recitations across Cairo, the most notable of which was…
Back to top button