Friday,17 August, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1406, (16 - 29 August 2018)
Friday,17 August, 2018
Issue 1406, (16 - 29 August 2018)

Ahram Weekly

David Tresilian

  • 19-07-2018

Diversity wins

France’s victory in this year’s football World Cup repeats its similar victory 20 years

A new exhibition in the French capital is recounting the epic story of Egypt’s Suez Canal to a

Best known today for his books of nonsense, the 19th-century British writer Edward Lear was a freque

David Tresilian visits an exhibition of new Arab comics in the southern French city of Angoulê

  • 21-06-2018

Marx in Algiers

The 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx is being celebrated worldwide this year, an opportun

David Tresilian attended the Paris exhibitions commemorating the May 1968 revolts, and went on to ex

Abu Zayd Al-Sirafi, Accounts of China and India, trans. Tim Mackintosh-Smith, New York: New York Uni

Robert Irwin, Ibn Khaldun: An Intellectual Biography, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018, p

David Tresilian reviews two recent 19th-century exhibitions held in Paris: of the work of Eugè

The first volumes of the Library of Arabic Literature, an ambitious translation project of classical

A new book provides a useful survey of English translations of the Quran, writes David Tresilian

A new book describes the glories of the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria, many of them now destroyed

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