Raphael Cormack

VectorRaphael Cormack has a PhD in Egyptian theatre from the University of Edinburgh and is an award-winning editor and translator. Cormack has written on Arabic culture for the London Review of Books, Prospect, and TLS among others. He is the editor of The Book of Cairo and the co-editor of The Book of Khartoum. His latest book, Midnight in Cairo: The Female Stars of Egypt’s Roaring ’20s, was published in 2021.
Events for Raphael Cormack
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Raphael Cormack: Cairo's Roaring 20s
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Raphael Cormack: Cairo's Roaring 20s

Date/Time: Saturday 5 February 2022 18:00-19:00Venue: Al Joud Ballroom 2, Hilton, Al Habtoor City
Language: EnglishSession No. 43 
AED 65 
The glamour, intrigue and cosmopolitan counter-culture in 1920s Cairo are centre... Read More
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Uncharted Stories: Ella Al-Shamahi, Fadel AlMheiri & Raphael Cormack
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Uncharted Stories: Ella Al-Shamahi, Fadel AlMheiri & Raphael Cormack

Date/Time: Saturday 5 February 2022 10:00-11:00Venue: Al Joud Ballroom 2, Hilton, Al Habtoor City
Language: EnglishSession No. 88 
AED 65 
In the pages of history and maps of the world, what are the stories left unchart... Read More