Remarkable BA Participation at Cairo International Book Fair 2021
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina takes part in the 52nd edition of Cairo International Book Fair, with several publications available in display and at sales pavilions. The Fair runs from 30 June to 15 July 2021, at Egypt International Exhibition Center.
The BA displays its latest publications such as the encyclopedic book Khodeir El-Portsaidy… An Egyptian School of Arabic Calligraphy, which includes a collection of more than 600 colored designs, in addition to the book Jewelry and Heritage, which documents the age-old Egyptian tradition of handmade jewelry-making.
Other publications featured at the BA pavilion of the Cairo Book Fair is the book Renewing the Religious Discourse: An Imperative Need, which comprises various theses written by a host of religious and cultural scholars, who attempted to put forward a concept for renewing the religious discourse, as well as upholding the importance of religious moderation.
The BA participates at the Book Fair with Marased and Awrak series, as well as the Memory of Egypt, and the Memory of Arabs magazines. Abgadiyat, an annual international scientific peer-reviewed periodical published by the BA Writing and Scripts Center, and the Coptic Notebooks series are also part of the BA collection displayed in its pavilion at the Fair.