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  • “The Coptic heritage in Africa” Conference
  • 12 Sep 2011
  • The BA Coptic Studies Program holds a one-day conference on 28 November 2011 entitled "The Coptic Heritage in Africa", in collaboration with the Coptic Heritage lovers" society.

    The Conference seeks to spread awareness about the importance of Coptic heritage as a heritage for all Egyptians, particularly in relation to what came before and after it, and with the African, Arab and European heritage, as well as the connection between the Christian-Islamic heritage in Egypt.

    A number of distinguished scholars will participate in the Conference. It will also feature a performance by the Ethiopian choir, as well as a number of workshops related to art, language, heritage, arts and Coptic folklore.