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'The Greeks and the Making of Modern Egypt'

Now available in Arabic

wins 2021 State Encouragement Award

'Cairo Since 1900'

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'Bilhana' is now out!

'The Boy and the Boy King'

Finalist, 2021 International Book Awards

About ‘My First and Only Love’

The Complete Catalog – New Books & Backlist 2021

Meet The Authors


Missions Impossible

Higher Education and Policymaking in the Arab World

The Lady of Zamalek

A Novel

Spaces of Participation

Dynamics of Social and Political Change in the Arab World

Bounded Knowledge

Doctoral Studies in Egypt


Rooted in the Body

Arabic Metaphor and Morphology


Midnight in Cairo

The Female Stars of Egypt’s Roaring 20s


Wholefood Recipes from Egypt, Lebanon, and Morocco

Making Film in Egypt

How Labor, Technology, and Mediation Shape the Industry

Creating Spaces of Hope

Young Artists And The New Imagination of Egypt

An Artist in Abydos

The Life and Letters of Myrtle Broome


Dealings with the Dead in Ancient Egypt

The Funerary Business of Petebaste

The Sacred Flames

The Power of Artificial Light in Ancient Egypt


Let’s Learn Egyptian Colloquial Arabic Verbs

 The First Pharaohs

Their Lives and Afterlives

Here is a Body

A Novel