Bassbousa: A Bittersweet Story of SURVIVAL

“Water Ties me To your name... Nothing is left of me except you, and nothing is left of you A stranger caressing the thighs...

A Journey into Egyptian Customs and Traditions

The translation of (In An Antique Land) by Indian author, anthropologist and novelist Amitav Gosh, has been released by the National Centre for Translation....

Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharaohs

by Bob BrierWhat is it about the mysterious civilization of Ancient Egypt that has captured our imagination for so long? For 40 years Bob...

Revolutionary Art of the South

by Ahmed Kafafi   Artists rushed to the streets following the January 25th revolution, painting on walls and exhibiting their art everywhere.  Surprisingly, this kind...

The Nile Project Releases Debut Album

The Nile Project is proud to announce the release of its first album, Aswan, named after the Egyptian city where it was recorded live...

What’s Coming up in November at Falaki Theater

Stick Fighters of the Nile November 2nd & 3rd - 8 pm Sick fighting, stick dancing, music and singing produced by The Medhat Fawzi Center for...

Ragol Al-Mostaheel – Adham Sabri Animated Series

The long-awaited fictional national hero, dubbed as Ragol Al-Mostaheel (The Impossible Man), will appear in 3D animated cartoon series on television during Ramadan 2013.

The Legend Carlos Latuff

Sometimes you may come across people who are more devoted to a country than its actual citizens. Carlos Latuff, an internationally renowned professional cartoonist is one of those people, who, despite being Brazilian and has never visited Egypt, has successfully amazed all Egyptians with his work, especially as one of the biggest supporters to the Egyptian revolution. His political cartoons have rocked Tahrir Square two years ago and lifted revolutionists’ spirits, highlighting all the factors that really ignited the revolution. The cartoons which were created on his desk in Rio De Janeiro, were used as banners in Tahrir square reflecting his great support for the Egyptians. They acted as veritable weapons being put on all t-shirts and posters and a source of inspiration, while he was physically 6000 miles away.

A Black Dilemma

‘Febrayer El Eswed’ (Black February), a new release written and directed by Mohamed Amin. The film dabbles the idea whether the month of February that witnessed the fall of the former regime in 2011 is auguring well for Egypt.


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