Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
27 May - 2 June 1999
Issue No. 431
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Index of issues This week's issue

Plain talk
By Mursi Saad El-Din

Oman By the waters of Babylon

Nehad Selaiha is dazed by hazy images of a misty future and ghostly past


Mad about the Muse

David Blake hits the trail with Thais

Ghosts of the fly-over

Nur Elmessiri hears the wind hissing in Mohamed Abla's new millennium Cairo

M. Abla
Around the galleries

When stars are crossed

A time for birthdays, a time for words

Lots of toil and not much trouble


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