New Educational Courses at the BA Writing and Scripts Center

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The BA Writing and Scripts Center organizes a number of courses, as part of its educational program which is held for the sixteenth consecutive year, and which attracts inspectors, museum curators, post-graduate students and tour guides.

This year’s program includes an Arabic calligraphy course, which will be given by Mr. Mohamed El-Maghraby, Former Principal of Mohamed Ibrahim School for Arabic Calligraphy in Alexandria. The course starts from Thursday, 31 October 2019, until Thursday, 5 December 2019, from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm, at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Main Entrance.

The program also includes a course on Demotic scripts, delivered by Dr. Sarah Nabil, Associate Professor of Ancient Egyptian Language, at the Department of Archaeology, Ain Shams University. The course starts from Thursday, 24 October 2019, until Thursday, 12 December 2019, from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Additionally, a new Hieroglyphics course will be delivered by Dr. Ahmed Hamdy Abdel Moneim, Associate Professor of the History and Archaeology of Egypt and the Near East, at the Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University. The course starts from Sunday, 20 October 2019, until Wednesday, 20 November 2019, on Sundays and Wednesdays, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.