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Within the framework of The Ministry of Culture's plan to discover and support young talent in all fields, The Cultural Development Fund sector headed by Dr. Fathi Abdel Wahab started receiving applications to participate in the fifth Edition of The Golden Voice Competition that will last until 30 November, the competition is founded by the late great artist Mohsen Farouk. The conditions of the competition are as following:- - The contestant must have an Egyptian nationality. - The contestant should be from 18 to 30 years of age. - the contestant should submit, the first stage, one Arabic music work and in the second stage the contestant should present a taqtouka - lyric maqam or a Monologue or a role or a poem. Notice: The application form is available in the following locations:- 1- In The headquarters of The Cultural Development Fund - Opera courtyard. 2- In the sales outlets of The Cultural Development Fund. 3- In The Cultural Development Fund website www.cdf.gov.eg.
Discussing The Cultural Dialogue Between East And West In The Supreme Council of culture The Supreme Council Of Culture, Headed by Dr. Hisham Azmi, will hold an intellectual symposium to discuss the book "Cultural Dialogue Between East And West" under the supervision of Dr. Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa, Minister of Awqaf. The seminar will be attended by Dr. Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa, Minister of Endowments - Awqaf, Dr. Mostafa El-Feki, Director of The Bibliotheca Alexandria, and Dr. Howaida Mostafa, Dean of The Faculty of Information, Cairo University. The discussion is run by Dr. Hisham Azmi.
A Press Conference For The 28th Arab Music Festival In Opera The Opera House announces The details of 28th Arab Music Festival And Conference The Egyptian Opera House, headed by Dr. Magdy Saber, will hold a press conference at 5 pm on Wednesday 16 October in The Grand Theater to announce the details of the 28th Edition of The Arab Music Festival And Conference, which will be held from 1 to 12 November2019 . The conference will be attended by the members of the preparatory committee including :- Musician Helmy Bakr. Musician Dr. Jamal Salama, Dr. Hassan Sharara, Dr. Reda Ragab, Dr. Emad Ashour, Dr. Khaled Dagher, Artist Amjad Al-Atafi, Media figure Amjad Mustafa, Artist Majid Sorour, Poet Jamal Bakheet, Musician Mohamed Rahim, Poet Hany Abdel Karim, Musician Ziad Al-Tit Yale, Dr. Rasha Tomoum Head of the Scientific Committee and the artist Jehan Mercy- the festival director. Furthermore, The conference will be attended by a group of media international news agencies, Arab and foreign satellite and TV channels and radio networks. .
Alienation In The Novels of Naguib Mahfouz Is The latest Publication of The Book Organization The Egyptian General Book Organization, headed by Dr. Haitham al-Haj, recently issued The book “ Alienation In The Novels of Naguib Mahfouz” by Dr. Mona Barakat. The book deals with the phenomenon of political alienation in the prototypes of Mahfouz novels, which appears clearly on the personal level and on his vision. The author chose many phases of Mahfouz writings :- from the novels of the 1930s , she chose “ Kifah Thebes, and from the 1940s, she chose “New Cairo” , from the novels of the fifties, she chose” Al- Soukarya” .plus , the novel “ The Thief And The Dogs” from the sixties and from the seventies , she chose The novel “The Mirrors” , and From the eighties, she chose more than a novel including :-“ Afrah Al- Koba”,” the journey of Ibn Fatuma” and “Qashtumr” It is worthy of Note that The book is divided into three chapters:- the first deals with the reasons and motives behind the political alienation in Naguib Mahfouz's novels, the second deals with the different aspects of political alienation in Naguib Mahfouz's novels and the third answers the question about the results of the political alienation in Naguib Mahfouz's novels.