Latest in Tag: Books Highlight
Latest in Tag: Books
The ministry encouraged citizens people not to leave their homes by streaming plays and concerts online every day at 9 pm. Abdel Dayem called to spend the time in self isolation to invest in knowledge and spreading awareness.
Berlinale, Biennial, Bauhaus: If you like culture and you like to travel, 2019 could be your year. A look at Europe’s cultural highlights across the next 12 months.After visiting Madrid's Prado Museum in 1865, French painter Edouard Manet wrote to a friend: "How I missed you here so, and how large your joy would have …
For 15 days, 27 countries take part in book fair
Young writers must deal with the difficulties of being responsible for publishing their books on their own, knowing that there is no other way to showcase their talent
Looking for a good book this summer? DW’s Jochen Kürten suggests a few from a variety of epochs that are certainly not light summer reading – but will get you to think.
From horror films to historical dramas, Mel Brooks has poked fun at every film genre in the books. After parodying Hitler and the Nazis in the 60s, he didn’t shy away from anything else. Brooks turns 90 on June 28.
Germany is one of the largest book markets in the world, though it’s been shrinking slightly in recent years. However, more readers of both e-books and paper books bought online last year.
A debate has broken out over attempts by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to “Hinduize” the educational system, root out liberal influences and in some cases to re-write history. Murali Krishnan reports from New Delhi. A concerted move is underway in the north Indian state of Rajasthan to revamp the education syllabus in schools in …
In the lead-up to the Frankfurt Book Fair, DW’s Sabine Peschel has compiled a list of essential reads that go way beyond the touristic postcard, documenting social and political transformations abroad. Chigozie Obioma: ‘The Fisherman’ Welcome to the Nigerian town of Akure. The Omi-Ala was once a clean river, worshipped by the inhabitants of Akure …
Incident shows security officials’ involvement in educational process
Some novels whose opening lines catch a reader’s attention may not even be that popular. Some
There is going to be a little difference in the scheme of this year’s book fair; a three-day professional programme is taking place from 29 to 31 January.
In Downtown’s busy streets, Cairo’s oldest bookshops still endure: a look at how they started and where they are now
With his latest installation, ‘The Beautiful Ones Are Not Yet Born’, Ibrahim Ahmed tries to expose people to power and the attractiveness it has
No declared reasons for confiscation, according to human rights researcher
Eighteen writers share their stories and experiences with the readers’ community at Sawy Culturewheel
New arrivals this month dive into love in post-conflict Iraq and the life of the famed author Taha Hussein
AUC Press new releases are well worth a read
45th round of the Cairo International Book Fair will feature revolutionary celebrations
A listing of new titles available in bookstores in Egypt
Egypt participates in providing books for a new e-library for the Middle East
The second installment of the Hunger Games series manages to surpass the first
Beloved Egyptian restaurant launches a cookbook with all of its recipes
The Cedar Revolution, Youth Participation and Youth Organisations in Lebanon’s Post Intifada By Omar Bortalazzi The John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement published this month its latest research “The Cedar Revolution, Youth Participation and Youth Organizations in Lebanon’s Post Intifada”. The research examines the role of civil society after the uprising caused …
The bookstore provides a platform to exchange and buy second hand books.
The new café is spacious and on a convenient location for Cairo University students
Use the curfew hours to read and meet other bookworms
Meeting your dream book might be tough, but this event might get you closer to your goal
AUC Press presents two new books this month that are well worth a read
New Egyptian titles offer a variety of subjects for your reading pleasure