Egypt Today looks at 10 Egyptian novels which have received film/TV adaptations.
Egypt Today celebrates the birthday of Edgar Allen Poe, the famed master of Gothic literature who helped revolutionize the genres of horror, science fiction and mystery.
Prominent Tunisian author Khaoula Hamdi will reissue a novel called “Aain El-Mafar?” during the upcoming edition of Cairo International Book Fair.
will be able to read the secret writings on papyrus papers that were used for making mummy sarcophagi through a new scan technique
The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has announced an initiative inviting in students from Egypt.
Egyptian prominent author Mekkawi Said died at the age of 61.
Beheira Governorate celebrates 200th anniversary since cracking the code of the Rosetta Stone for three days.
October 18 is the birthday of African-American best-selling novelist Terry McMillan, who turns 66 this year.
Bibliotheca Alexandrina Antiquities Museum and Bibliotheca Alexandrina Center for Calligraphy Studies will be launching a course exploring Heretic Writing.
On October 7, 1849, Edgar Allan Poe died in Washington College Hospital at the young age of 40.
Kazuo Ishiguro is the proud owner of this year’s Nobel Prize, thanks to his novel’s themes great emotional power.
Continuing its “Townhouse Salon” sessions on Townhouse Gallery will host the Egyptian novelist Talal Faisal on Saturday.
September 28 marks the death of Herman Melville, the American novelist best known for giving the world "Moby Dick."
September 25 marks the death anniversary of leading author and theorist Edward Said.
September 20 is the 139th birthday of American author Upton Sinclair, best known for his book “The Jungle,” which exposed corruption in the meat industry.
A biography published this year sheds light on a forgotten yet influential black author, Chester B. Himes.
Indian-American author Akhil Sharma's newest release is a compelling look at life as an Indian.
August 22 marks the birthday of award-winning American author Annie Proulx, best known for writing the book that was adapted into 'Brokeback Mountain.’
As part of the 'Women in Translation' month event for August several books by Arab woman writers have been highlighted.
Fans of classic English novelist Jane Austen might be surprised to learn that she had died just before finishing a novel.