TOPIC Akhbar al-Adab
Paying farewell to Gamal al-Ghitani
Rowan El Shimi | Rowan El Shimi reports on a moving memorial to the writer at the American University in Cairo.
Editors take over Egypt’s leading literary journal
Nadia Ahmed | The past two weeks brought Akhbar al-Adab, Egypt’s foremost Arabic literary journal, back under the
Teresa Pepe
‘Literature’ is on trial in Egypt
In August 2014, an Egyptian citizen named Hani Saleh Tawfik came across issue 1097 of literary magazine
Ahmed Naji’s lawyers await details of his acquittal and retrial date
Lawyers appeal detained novelist Ahmed Naji’s prison sentence
Campaigns demand suspension of prison sentence handed to novelist Ahmed Naji
Novelists defend Ahmed Naji and editor in court, trial adjourned to January 2
Trial of Ahmed Naji and editor begins for writing sexually explicit text