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Egyptologist Bob Brier

Winner of the 2021 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation

'The Girl with Braided Hair'

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Book discussion about Ihsan Abdel Kouddous's novel 'I Do Not Sleep'

Translator Jonathan Smolin

“A celebration of culinary traditions.”

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 Wholefood Recipes from Egypt, Lebanon, and Morocco

The Luxor Obelisk and Its Voyage to Paris

Fayoum Pottery

Ceramic Arts And Crafts in an Egyptian Oasis

The Mulid of al-Sayyid al-Badawi of Tanta

 Egypt’s Legendary Sufi Festival


The Girl with Braided Hair

A Novel



Let’s Learn Egyptian Colloquial Arabic Verbs

Egyptian Flavors

50 Recipes

Writing the History of Mount Lebanon

Church Historians and Maronite Identity

I Do Not Sleep

A Novel

Sacred Flames

The Power of Artificial Light in Ancient Egypt


The Birds of Egypt and the Middle East

Fish, Milk, Tamarind

A Book of Egyptian Arabic Food Expressions

Ottoman Cairo

Religious Architecture From Sultan Selim to Napoleon

 Ancient Egyptian Architecture in Fifteen Monuments

Cinematic Cairo

Egyptian Urban Modernity from Reel to Real