Tharwat Okasha

Mahmoud Mokhtar Cultural Center to host art exhibition in celebration of Tharwat Okasha’s centenary on Sept. 26

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 03:03 GMT

Tharwat Okasha is considered a pioneer and the founder of cultural work in Egypt as the country’s first Minister of Culture.

Mechanisms for holding 52nd Cairo International Book Fair to be decided on June 1

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 04:35 GMT

The activities of the 52nd Cairo International Book Fair will launch on June 30, and will run until July 15, at Egypt International Exhibitions Center in the Fifth Settlement.

Cultural events of the day

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 07:09 GMT

On May 20, a number of cultural events and activities will be held in a various organizations and creative centers.

Application for Tharwat Okasha’s translation prizes extended to May 20

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The National Center for Translation announced the extension of the application for the two Tharwat Okasha Prizes for translating arts from and to the Arabic language until May 20.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina celebrates Tharwat Okasha’s centennial on April 1

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 10:36 GMT

On April 1, Bibliotheca Alexandrina is organizing an intellectual meeting entitled "Tharwat Okasha - Between Politics & Culture".

BA’s Arts Center celebrates centenary of late Tharwat Okasha on April 1

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 02:04 GMT

The concert will also witness the participation of the flute soloist and Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem.

Egypt’s SCC to host ‘Tharwat Okasha, the Knight of Egyptian Culture’ on April 7,8

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 04:13 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture will hold a conference under the title "Tharwat Okasha, the Knight of Egyptian Culture" on April 7 and 8 at 11 a.m., as part of the Ministry of Culture's celebrations of the centenary of the first Egyptian Minister of Culture.

El-Hanager Cinema hosts ‘Cinema Salon’ of Tharwat Okasha on March 4

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 01:57 GMT

On March 4 at 7 p.m. the “Cinema Salon” will discuss the role of Tharwat Okasha in the Egyptian film industry.

Egypt Today commemorates death anniversary of Tharwat Okasha

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 07:05 GMT

Egypt Today commemorates death anniversary of Tharwat Okasha.

Important announcements for the Cairo International Book Exhibition 50th edition

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 - 11:37 GMT

The General Egyptian Book Authority announced the titles of the new books issued by the authority in 2018, which is scheduled to be presented in the golden jubilee of the Cairo International Book Exhibition, scheduled to launch on Jan. 22

Tharwat Okasha and Suheir al-Qalmawi, figures of the 50th Cairo Book Fair

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 10:27 GMT

Minister of Culture Enas Abdel Dayem attended the closing ceremony of Cairo International Book Fair.