The prominent Egyptian author and translator passed away on October 27 at the age of 87. Taher wrote short stories
In celebration of the centennial of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb, AUC Press and Egypt Exploration Society are
In this short Q&A, we ask Aidan Dodson about the discovery of the intact tomb of the 18th Dynasty pharaoh
Dalal Abo El Seoud is chair of, and senior instructor in, the Department of Arabic Language Instruction at the American
Farah Shafie is an illustrator based in Cairo, Egypt.
Heba Nassar is professor of economics at the Faculty of Economics and Political Science and former vice-president of Cairo University.
Editor, journalist and history writer, Jonathan Downs is author of Life in the Industrial Revolution 1770-1809, Discovery at Rosetta—the first
Colin D. Reader is a professional engineering geologist who has long been fascinated by the monuments of ancient Egypt. He
Mariam F. Ayad is an associate professor of Egyptology at the American University in Cairo. In 2020–2021 she was a
Eid Mertah is a Conservator of archaeological materials in the Restoration and Conservation Department of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
Christian Eckmann is a conservator and head of the department for restoration and conservation at the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum in Mainz,
Christian Koeberl is a professor of impact research and planetary geology at the University of Vienna, a full member of
Florian Ströbele was a researcher between 2011 and 2019 at the archaeometry laboratories of the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Mainz, Germany, and
Katja Broschat is a conservator at the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum in Mainz, Germany.
Born in France in 1987, Simon Connor was awarded his PhD by the Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, in 2014.
Ferial Ghazoul is an Iraqi scholar, critic, and translator. She is professor of English and comparative literature at the American
Youssef Rakha is an Egyptian novelist, poet, and essayist working in both Arabic and English.
Xenia Nikolskaya is an award-winning Russian-Swedish photographer, curator, and teacher currently based in Cairo. A former curator of the Russian