Naguib Mahfouz

Memory of the day: Legendary Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz announced winner of Nobel Prize in Literature

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 11:12 GMT

On October 13, 1988, Mahfouz was announced the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

'For the Love of Naguib Mahfouz' exhibition launches to celebrate his 16th passing anniversary

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 11:51 GMT

Fathi Abdel Wahab said that Naguib Mahfouz will continue to inspire creative artists and writers.

Naguib Mahfouz: Egypt’s one of a kind narrator

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 09:38 GMT

Naguib Mahfouz: Egypt’s one of a kind narrator

Naguib Mahfouz Museum to open free-of-charge to the public starting Aug. 27

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 10:54 GMT

This decision came to celebrate the 16th passing anniversary of Egypt’s Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz.

Want to visit Naguib Mahfouz’s Museum during Ramadan? Here are the working hours

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 12:12 GMT

The Cultural Development Fund has set the operating hours for visiting the Naguib Mahfouz Museum during the holy month of Ramadan.

When can contestants apply for the Naguib Mahfouz Literary Award?

Sun, 27 Feb 2022 - 12:54 GMT

The value of the award is L.E75,000 for the best Egyptian novel, and L.E75,000 for the best Arabic novel.

53rd Cairo International Book Fair presents complete works of late international writer Naguib Mahfouz at competitive price

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 10:50 GMT

The international writer Naguib Mahfouz occupies a special place in the hearts of book audiences and lovers of reading throughout the ages.

Celebrating the birthday of the legendary Naguib Mahfouz

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 02:11 GMT


Egyptian Poetry Forum celebrates 110th birth anniversary of Naguib Mahfouz on Dec. 12

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Naguib Mahfouz was born on December 11, 1911, in Cairo’s Al-Gamaliya district.

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.