Let’s Speak French Together: The History of Modern Egypt (Second Group)
- 9 Aug 2015 - 30 Aug 2015
- | Bibliotheca Alexandrina
- | Workshop
- | Open to the Public
This workshop is organized by the BA Francophone Cultural Activities in cooperation with the Manuscripts Museum. The workshop targets francophone preparatory school students and comprises several lectures about different topics, such as Bonaparte’s French Expedition to Egypt in 1798; the age of Mohamed Ali, the founder of Modern Egypt; the history of the Suez Canal: past and the future; and the history of kiswet al-Kaa’ba. Each lecture will also include interesting activities for children. The workshop will be led by Ines Badawy and Lamia Antar.