Saturday,25 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1444, (23 - 29 May 2019)
Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1444, (23 - 29 May 2019)

Ahram Weekly

David Tresilian

A new book investigates the contributions of early modern European scholars to the study of the Arab

This year’s Arab History Days at the Institut du monde arabe in Paris focused on the multiple

The Institut du monde arabe has set up a satellite branch in the northern French town of Tourcoing,

Egypt has a long and distinguished postal history, but is its potential being realised, asks David T

The Musée Marmottan in Paris is the venue for a welcome new outing of 19th-century orientalis

David Tresilian joins the queues for the “Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Pharaoh” exhibit

Gilles Kepel, Sortir du chaos, les crises en Mediterranée et au moyen-orient, Gallimard: Pari

Cairo’s Railway Museum, entirely renovated and reopened to the public in 2017, makes for a ple

Humphrey Davies and Lesley Lababidi, A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo, Cairo: Amer

James Barr, Lords of the Desert. Britain’s Struggle with America to dominate the Middle East,

French President Emmanuel Macron’s response to the gilets jaunes protests that have swept Fran

The French capital saw the worst rioting in years last Saturday when a gilets jaunes demonstration a

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