This is old news, but I ran into it through facebook housekeeping (that is checking my saved items)..A source for digitalized and downloadable and free for use collection of maps from New York Public library; which -I reckon- could also be a great teaching source. “Through these projects, we’ve built up a great collection of: […]
via Workshop: Imagining the State for Progressive Politics, University of Kent, 19–20 May 2016.
One of the many contradictory things happening around downtown Cairo; a while ago there was an exhibition for type fonts of downtown, inspired by old shop signs.. I have chosen one that temporalises it also as a font of the 1970s and 1980s to show here. Its story is featured on bored panda and all details […]
Source: أمسية، حلقة نقاش الجرنة الجديدة – قرية حسن فتحي
This will be eye candy for scholars of nationalism in Egypt and the Middle East. I knew about the project since Elaine was conducting fieldwork in Egypt, now the results of the projects archival work have been online for sometime. Ya’coub Sanou’ (James Sanua) (1939-1912) is a central figure for anyone interested in journalism, […]
Via Cairobserver Source: Photo