Saturday,16 December, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1373, (14 - 20 December 2017)
Saturday,16 December, 2017
Issue 1373, (14 - 20 December 2017)

Ahram Weekly

David Tresilian

A current exhibition in northern France is examining the music of ancient Egypt and the wider ancien

The Second Biennial of Photography in the Contemporary Arab World has been drawing appreciative audi

A new Paris exhibition recounts the history and present circumstances of the Christian co

Christopher Simon Sykes, The Man Who Created the Middle East, London: Collins, 2016, pp.368

French candidate Audrey Azoulay has been elected the new director-general of UNESCO in the wake of l

Paulo Lemos Horta, Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights, Cambridge, Mass: Harvar

Fierce competition took place this week in the elections for the next director-general of UNESCO, wr

An Egyptian tale by classic French author Honoré de Balzac was the focus of a recent exhibiti

Two recent translations provide contrasting reports of mediaeval Cairo, writes David Tresilian

Two exhibitions in northern France this summer are exploring links between Egypt and the French prov

The borders of the Arab world were the theme of this year’s Arab History Days at the Institut

French President Emmanuel Macron’s République en Marche Party scored an impressive vict

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