World Poetry Day is an opportunity to honor poets and revive the oral tradition of poetry evenings.
The symposium sheds light on poems from a book that bears the same title, “An Overview of Contemporary English Poetry”.
Poetry is one of the forms of expression and a manifestation of linguistic and cultural identity. Since ancient times, all continents, with their different cultures, have known poetry.
The International Poetry Festival will be launched virtually from the Russian capital, Moscow, on Sunday, in conjunction with the celebration of the International Poetry Day, which falls on March 21.
This is with the participation of a group of prominent artists and media professionals, including Hamdy el-Konayesi, Mahmoud el-Heddini, Sameh el-Srayiti and Manal Salama.
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.
Al Khayam is a prominent Iranian mathematician, astronomer, and poet.
Poetry in motion: enter the world of the 'scrap metal poet.
Cairo Opera House’s Open Theater is holding the first Ramadan Nights event, featuring Syrian Sufi band Al Radwan
Egypt Today presents a poetry reading list to ease the long and cold winter nights
The death anniversary for the great Persian poet Rumi was several days ago, on December 17. Egypt Today looks at his life and some of his best quotes.
The first proper English translation for Abu Nuwas’ wine poems “Khamriyat” will be released next month by author and researcher Alex Rowell.
“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” ― Maya Angelou
The festival is in cooperation between the Ministry of Culture, Tanta University and Bibliotheca Alexandrina alongside with other official cultural institutions.
A collection of spiritual poems by famous poet Jalaluddin Rumi called "the Forbidden Rumi" has been translated to Arabic for the first time.
Egypt Today explores the colloquial language of poetry implemented by the renowned poet Ahmed Hadad.
Egypt Today celebrates the birthday of the English author Samuel Johnson.
Cairo Opera House will host La Corsaire Ballet from September 29 to October 2.
The Egyptian talented poet Essam Khalifa will head a Poetry and Music Night in cooperation with the international pianist Amr Selim.