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Egypt’s star Wael el-Fashni to perform in El-Sawy Culture Wheel on July 12

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 11:22 GMT

Fashni will perform an anthology of heritage songs.

Will Tarek Emam become the youngest Egyptian writer to receive the International Prize for Arabic Fiction?

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Most of the writers who made it to the award's shortlists are Egyptians, with 16 novels.

Algerian wins Int. Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020, Egypt the most nominated

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 01:23 GMT

Algerian writer Abdel Wahab Esawy received the International Prize for Arabic Fiction (Booker Award) in the 13th edition, for his novel "The Spartan Diwan" published by Dar Mim for Publishing in Algeria.

Veteran writer Bahaa Taher turns 84 on January 13

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Veteran writer BahaaTaher, who was born Jan. 13, 1935, celebrates his 84th birthday today.