Naguib Mahfouz

Memory of the day: Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz wins the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1988

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 12:27 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 13.

Naguib Mahfouz Museum: A cultural icon in the heart of Cairo that commemorates the Nobel laureate

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 12:18 GMT

Egypt is a country abundant with cultural facilities in its numerous cities.

Free entry to Naguib Mahfouz Museum until Sept. 5

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 01:00 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem issued a decision to allow free visits to the Naguib Mahfouz Museum starting from August 30 and for a week

August 30 marks death anniversary of legendary Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 12:41 GMT

Author of 34 novels, over 350 short stories, five plays and dozens of movie scripts, Mahfouz was by all means the most disciplined writer ever.

"6 Bab Sharq" holds discussion sessions "In the Love of Naguib Mahfouz" on September 4

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 01:53 GMT

It is scheduled to start on September 4 and end on November 20.

Video: ‘History Keepers’ at Grand Egyptian Museum proud to complete restoration of 55K artifacts

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 - 01:33 GMT

“Egypt is not a historical country. Egypt came before history.” This is how the Egyptian Nobel laureate, writer Naguib Mahfouz, expressed the status of Egyptian civilization and its progress.

Pavilion dedicated to Nobel-laureates to be allocated in Naguib Mahfouz Museum

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 11:59 GMT

Spain, Portugal and Colombia were contacted, welcomed the idea and expressed willingness to cooperate in its implementation.

Egypt’s SCC announces receiving applications for Naguib Mahfouz Novel Award

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Under the patronage of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, the Supreme Council of Culture announced launching application for the Naguib Mahfouz Competition for the best novel in Egypt and the Arab world for 2021.

AUC Press announces a shortlist for the Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:18 GMT

AUC Press announces a shortlist for the Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature. I

Egypt’s superstar Ahmed Helmy to embody iconic Naguib Mahfouz role in TV series

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 02:29 GMT

Egypt’s superstar Ahmed Helmy to embody iconic Naguib Mahfouz role in TV series.

Mansoura Culture Palace presents story-telling night on late renowned writer Youssef Idris

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:55 GMT

Idris is considered one of the most important story, novel and essay writers in the Arab world.

Naguib Mahfouz’s secrets, the focus of the 1st Culture & Creativity Forum seminar

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 02:15 GMT

The activities of the Culture and Creativity Forum organized by the Cultural Development Fund sector were launched in the Artistic Creativity Cinema Center.

Egypt's Women's Cinema Club celebrates 109th birth anniversary of legendary Naguib Mahfouz on Dec. 21

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The National Cinema Center is organizing a special celebration for the 109th anniversary of the birth of the great writer Naguib Mahfouz on December 21.

Celebrating birthday of the iconic Naguib Mahfouz

Sat, 12 Dec 2020 - 01:37 GMT

Celebrating birthday of the iconic Naguib Mahfouz.

Cultural, artistic events of the day

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 01:35 GMT

On December 8, a number of artistic and cultural events will be held in a number of creativity centers.

Mahfouz meets Marquez at Mahmoud Mukhtar Museum on Dec. 10

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 02:05 GMT

On December 10, Egypt’s Ministry of Culture will organize an exhibition of caricature portraiture, at 6 p.m., at the Renaissance Hall of Egypt at Mahmoud Mukhtar Museum, which includes a group of cartoonists from different countries of the world.

Head of Egypt's Cultural Development Fund reveals latest developments in Naguib Mahfouz Museum

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 03:23 GMT

The museum was built in the historical building Tekeyet Abul-Dahab. Construction works began in 2016.

Egypt’s Mahfouz: Forever Alive despite the departure

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt’s Mahfouz: Forever Alive despite the departure.

National Cinema Center commemorates Naguib Mahfouz

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - 04:56 GMT

The celebration takes place over the course of three days, starting from Tuesday, Dec. 24 to Thursday, Dec. 26 at Tharwat Okasha Cultural Center.

Celebrating the 108th birthday of iconic Naguib Mahfouz

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 08:45 GMT

Dec. 11 marks the birthday of the legendary late writer Naguib Mahfouz.