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To Walk on Water and Never Sink

This week the Egyptian poet and novelist, Samir Darwish met Heliopolis University students in an open discussion about poetry and music. He was firstly introduced by Dr. Amina Taitoon who …

What is Beit El Hekma?

Beit El Hekma or The House of Wisdom was a major intellectual institution during the Islamic Golden Age. It was founded by Caliph Harun al-Rashid as a small library and …

A Magical Balance on the Rope

With her shiny smile, Masha Dimitri showed up on the stage of Ibrahim Abouleish Theater busy setting up her slack wire. From the very first moment, she could capture the …