Man of peace
In his on-going re-assessment of the achievements of President Sadat, Ibrahim Nafie focuses on events surrounding the signing of the Camp David accords.
Learning about the other
Understanding the United States requires attention to the many historical narratives of its people, argues Abdel-Moneim Said in the last instalment of his series on the Arabs and 9/11
How likely is war?
Mohamed Sid-Ahmed discusses the possible scenarios for war against Iraq
Medhat El-Zahed finds that oil, once again, is at the eye of the storm
What type of dialogue?
Amidst continuing calls for a global dialogue on culture, Helmi Shaarawi questions whether people in the South have anything to gain from participating in such an exercise
The naïveté of the native critic
Sinan Antoon warns against the uncritical acceptance of the "native critic" as the voice of his people
End the suspense
No pride but prejudice
By Salama A Salama
Sniffing the evidence
By Magdi Mehanna
By Naguib Mahfouz