TOPIC cultural heritage
features
Megawra: Making sure heritage is a resource, not a burden
Lara El Gibaly | An architect, a historian and a storyteller walk into a shrine…
Will a hashtag campaign help bring back Upper Egyptian cinemas?
Mai Shams El-Din | Dozens have been using a hashtag to demand the repoening of Upper Egypt's cinemas
The Red Monastery: Egypt’s last Byzantine monument
Karoline Kamel | Pharaonic land, Christian sanctuary, Muslim workers
Keeping track of the artifacts: On the Egyptian Museum’s Registration, Collections Management and Documentation Department
Meredith Brand | A look at the Egyptian Museum’s remarkable Registration, Collections Management and Documentation Department.
Introducing a series on Egyptology, archaeology and heritage management in Egypt
Meredith Brand | Neglect and mismanagement are accusations that permeate any discussion of Egypt’s cultural heritage.
Young heritage enthusiasts give Port Said’s Cinema Rio a make-over
Rowan El Shimi | Port Said residents to see Zawya films in splendid old venue this weekend.
City Shadows and a DIY toolkit for art in abandoned spaces
Rowan El Shimi | Mahatat's City Shadows exhibition in Port Said was a good start to a pioneering project centered around
10 Nabrawy Street, in danger again, points to web of interests behind demolitions
Rowan El Shimi | Why are so many owners of historic buildings in Egypt eager to let their buildings fall? Rowan El Shimi
Scanning the Pharaohs: A new book on Zahi Hawass’s Egyptian Mummy Project
Meredith Brand | Beyond its initial surface appeal, this book demonstrates CT imaging and mummy research are vital in
 
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Opinion
Amro Ali
A frightening vision: On plans to rebuild the Alexandria Lighthouse
It's no easy feat to restore the seventh wonder of the ancient world, but then along came modern-day
Mahmoud MM Riad
Erasing History: Why demolishing the NDP building is a mistake
As I type this article, I can see the bulldozers start to tear apart the building which once paid host
 
 
News
US museum auctions ancient Egyptian artifacts despite international outcry
Antiquities Ministry recovers ancient Egyptian tablet from Paris auction house
Sudden renovation of Alexandria’s Raml Station spreads online panic
Egypt to reconstruct ancient lighthouse in Alexandria
Minister refutes reports of damaged pyramid, blames Morsi supporters for rumors
London auction house goes ahead with sale of contested Egyptian artifact
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