Welcome to AUC Press

'The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization'

AUC Press books now at

Author of 'The Luxor Obelisk'

Bob Brier tells of epic 19th century voyage

Shortlisted for 2021 Peter Mackenzie Smith Book Prize

'Cairo Since 1900'

Remembering Abdelhalim Ibrahim Abdelhalim

The world-renown Egyptian architect

New Jabra Ibrahim Jabra Manuscript Award

Named after Palestinian-Iraqi author, artist, and intellectual

Unraveling Egypt’s 'Bounded Knowledge'

Online discussion with Daniele Cantini & authors

Virtual book talk - October 27

Aidan Dodson

“This is a must-read.”

The Complete Catalog – New Books & Backlist 2021

Meet The Authors


An Artist in Abydos

 The Life and Letters of Myrtle Broome

The Lady of Zamalek

A Novel

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



Let’s Learn Egyptian Colloquial Arabic Verbs

On the Nile in the Golden Age of Travel

Bounded Knowledge

Doctoral Studies in Egypt

The Mosaics of Alexandria

Pavements of Greek and Roman Egypt

Sacred Flames

The Power of Artificial Light in Ancient Egypt


Birds of Egypt and the Middle East

Egyptian Flavors

50 Recipes

Ottoman Cairo

Religious Architecture From Sultan Selim to Napoleon

 Fayoum Pottery

Ceramic Arts and Crafts in an Egyptian Oasis

Writing the History of Mount Lebanon

Church Historians and Maronite Identity