On October 13, 1988, Mahfouz was announced the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Fathi Abdel Wahab said that Naguib Mahfouz will continue to inspire creative artists and writers.
Naguib Mahfouz: Egypt’s one of a kind narrator
This decision came to celebrate the 16th passing anniversary of Egypt’s Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz.
The Cultural Development Fund has set the operating hours for visiting the Naguib Mahfouz Museum during the holy month of Ramadan.
The value of the award is L.E75,000 for the best Egyptian novel, and L.E75,000 for the best Arabic novel.
The international writer Naguib Mahfouz occupies a special place in the hearts of book audiences and lovers of reading throughout the ages.
Naguib Mahfouz was born on December 11, 1911, in Cairo’s Al-Gamaliya district.
In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 13.
Egypt is a country abundant with cultural facilities in its numerous cities.
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
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.
It is scheduled to start on September 4 and end on November 20.
“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.
Spain, Portugal and Colombia were contacted, welcomed the idea and expressed willingness to cooperate in its implementation.
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. I
Egypt’s superstar Ahmed Helmy to embody iconic Naguib Mahfouz role in TV series.
Idris is considered one of the most important story, novel and essay writers in the Arab world.