The Man Booker International Prize has announced that six novels will be competing to win £50,000.
El-Tayeb Saleh Award for Written Creativity announced the names of the winners of the 11th edition of the competition in the fields of poetry, short story and novel.
The Supreme Council of Culture will hold the annual meeting to announce the winners of the State Awards on Sunday, June 23.
Egypt Today looks at 10 Egyptian novels which have received film/TV adaptations.
Diversity was a dominating trait in Tawfik’s life; he wrote about assorted issues: love, freedom, oppression, friendships, relationships, optimism and pessimism.
“It felt a bit like being erased,” Indian-American novelist Akhil Sharma says of being mistaken for an Arab by racists.
A new book about the renowned late Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz called “Days with Naguib Mahfouz” by critic/author Fathy el-Ashry has been released.
Scottish author takes 'Ferrymania' from China to Hollywood
Young rising talented Egyptian writers have been awarded in the annual prestigious Sawiris Cultural Awards.
The photography exhibition “Ahlam Fatret Al Naqaha” [Healing Period Dreams] by the In Focus Photographers team will be hosted at El Sawy Culture Wheel from November 11 to November 19.
October 18 is the birthday of African-American best-selling novelist Terry McMillan, who turns 66 this year.
American novelist George Saunders was awarded London’s Man Booker Prize for his short story "Lincoln in the Bardo."
American author Dan Brown, famous for his bestselling hit “The Da Vinci Code,” has recently released the newest installment of his mystery series on October 3.
Kazuo Ishiguro is the proud owner of this year’s Nobel Prize, thanks to his novel’s themes great emotional power.
September 30 marks the birth of celebrated American novelist Truman Capote, best known for writing “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”
September 15 marks the birthday of English mystery novelist Agatha Christie, one of the world’s bestselling authors.
Egypt Today remembers the iconic author Naguib Mahfouz through tracking down his renowned achievements to Egyptian literature.
In Cairo, the first award for the electronic novel started with electronic publishing, as a quick and direct way for communication between the writer and the reader, coming in vogue.
The novel Beautiful Animals by Lawrence Osborne takes a look at what happens when both good and greedy intentions to help a Syrian refugee go wrong.