AUC Press is participating in the 2022 Cairo International Book Fair (CIBF), which will run from Wednesday, January 26 to
The winner of the 2021 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize is Rasha Adly’s novel, Shaghaf, “superbly translated” into English by Sarah
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“Inherently fascinating and impressively informative” About Fayoum Pottery: Ceramic Arts and Crafts in an Egyptian Oasis by R. Neil Hewison,
The Boy and the Boy King by George H. Lewis and Arthur D. Lubow has just been released in audio
Rasha Adly’s novel The Girl with Braided Hair, translated by Sarah Enany (Hoopoe, 2021), described as “delightful” by Publishers Weekly,
The literary world has just lost one of its finest English-Arabic translators. The American University in Cairo Press is deeply
Bilhana: Wholefood Recipes from Egypt, Lebanon, and Morocco By Yasmine Elgharably, Shewekar Elgharably, Photographs by Yehia El-Alaily (AUC Press, 2021) Praise
It is with great sadness that AUC Press learned of the passing of Abdelhalim Ibrahim Abdelhalim, one of Egypt’s foremost
Addressing a captivated audience, internationally acclaimed Egyptologist and author Dr. Bob Brier spoke on October 13 at Cairo’s National Museum
Mark your calendar! October 27 7PM Cairo | 6PM London | 1PM New York Aidan Dodson, Egyptologist, historian, and author
“This book presents a close look at each pottery’s distinct techniques, wares, and business.” About Fayoum Pottery Fayoum Pottery:
Catherine Mayeur-Jaouen is professor of history at Sorbonne University, where she teaches on early modern and modern Islam. She is
Mohamed Elshahed’s bestselling Cairo Since 1900: An Architectural Guide (AUC Press, 2020) has been shortlisted for the British Egyptian Society’s
Thanks to a partnership with Konouz Egypt Replica Treasures, AUC Press publications are now on display and available at the
How have doctoral studies evolved in Egypt? What are the actual conditions of knowledge production in the country’s public universities?