Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
17 - 23 August 2000
Issue No. 495
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

The eyes have it
Nigel Ryan is intrigued by portraits, non-portraits, and the things in between

Public folly,
private woe

By Nigel Ryan

Plain talk
By Mursi Saad El-Din

Voices on, voices off
David Blake on a tearful departure
Ways of dying
Some things never change. Or do they? David Blake and Youssef Rakha speak to Samir Farag, the new head of the Opera House

Mediterranean poetics
Youssef Rakha pays tribute to an ancient connection

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