Naguib Mahfouz

Head of Egypt's Cultural Development Fund reveals latest developments in Naguib Mahfouz Museum

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 03:23 GMT

The museum was built in the historical building Tekeyet Abul-Dahab. Construction works began in 2016.

Egypt’s Mahfouz: Forever Alive despite the departure

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt’s Mahfouz: Forever Alive despite the departure.

National Cinema Center commemorates Naguib Mahfouz

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - 04:56 GMT

The celebration takes place over the course of three days, starting from Tuesday, Dec. 24 to Thursday, Dec. 26 at Tharwat Okasha Cultural Center.

Celebrating the 108th birthday of iconic Naguib Mahfouz

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 08:45 GMT

Dec. 11 marks the birthday of the legendary late writer Naguib Mahfouz.

Mahfouz: Still Alive 13 years after his departure

Fri, 30 Aug 2019 - 01:22 GMT

Today is the death anniversary of the legendary late Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz.

'Naguib Mahfouz Cinema' seminar to be held on Aug. 29

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 12:26 GMT

The seminar will be held at 8 p.m. at Cinema Palace and comes within the framework of the launching celebrations of Naguib Mahfouz’s Museum.

Naguib Mahfouz caricature exhibition to be launched Aug. 4

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 01:15 GMT

The exhibition includes personal portraits of Mahfouz painted by 40 artists from different countries.

Huda Naguib Mahfouz: “I dedicated the museum over 1000 books”

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 11:50 GMT

Huda Naguib Mahfouz (Umm Kulthum) expressed her happiness at the opening of the museum of her late father, the Nobel winning poet Naguib Mahfouz.

Naguib Mahfouz museum to be officially launched end of June

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 03:15 GMT

The opening of the much anticipated museum comes in conjunction with Egypt’s celebrations of the June 30 revolution.

Nour el-Sherif: The Forever Heartthrob

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 10:30 GMT

On the occasion of Nour el-Sherif’s birthday, Egypt Today provides its readers with a glimpse of the journey of this unique actor, director and human being.

Mourad unveils coming movies (part II)

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 - 09:54 GMT

In the second part of his interview with Egypt Today, Ahmed Mourad reveals more about his coming projects, his career shift and taste.

Alexandria: Egyptians’ winter retreat

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 - 11:48 GMT

Alex is a unique city distinguished by its restaurants, customs and routines.

Mahfouz's statue to be placed in New Administrative Capital

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Egyptian sculptor Ahmed Abdel Fattah made a life size statue of Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz to be placed in the New Administrative Capital.

Council of Culture to raise Naguib Mahfouz Prize's worth to LE 350K

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 12:25 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture will raise Naguib Mahfouz Prize's worth to LE 350,000.

Winner of Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature will be announced Dec.11

Sun, 18 Nov 2018 - 08:45 GMT

The American University in Cairo will announce the winner of the 2018 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature on on his birthday Tuesday, 11 December.

Mahfouz’s newly discovered short stories to be published on his birthday

Fri, 02 Nov 2018 - 11:22 GMT

The newly discovered short stories written by Egyptian Noble Laureate, Naguib Mahfouz, will be published on his birthday, December 11, 2018.

Naguib Mahfouz’s 'Midaq Alley' screens in Mexican Cinema

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 10:39 GMT

The movie was the acting debut of Hollywood star Salma Hayek. It was granted a total of 49 awards.

Egyptian novels top best-selling books at Amman Book Fair

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 - 11:01 GMT

Egyptian novels and religious and political studies at the Egyptian pavilion of the Amman International Book Fair topped the best-selling books of the fair.

18 unpublished Naguib Mahfouz’s short stories to be released soon

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 02:07 GMT

Eighteen unpublished short stories by legendary writer and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Naguib Mahfouz were discovered and will be released soon.

Commemorating 12th anniversary of legendary novelist Naguib Mahfouz

Fri, 31 Aug 2018 - 10:52 GMT

Egypt Today sheds light on renowned achievements Mahfouz has given to Egyptian literature.