Egypt's stocks end higher on Tuesday as benchmark EGX 30 grows 0.15%    Egypt's stocks end mixed on Monday, benchmark EGX 30 adds 0.24%    Vodacom shareholders approve Vodafone Egypt acquisition deal    Egypt works on charting cooperation strategies with international institutions for 5 years: Al-Mashat    Maha karara joins AAIB as Head of Corporate Communications, Sustainability    Over 2.4 million newborns examined for hearing impairment: Health Ministry    Netflix releases trailer of Arab adaption of 'Perfect Strangers' film    Balqees to headline concert celebrating launch of streaming giant LIVENow in MENA    Sawsan Badr to be honoured at Aswan Women Film Festival    Al-Sisi follows up on 'Great Transfiguration Project' in St. Catherine    Cairo, London stress need to strengthen cooperation to face climate change    Foreigners account for 22.6% of Egypt's T-bills issuances in 1H 2021: CBE    MP Abdel Hady Al-Qasby calls government to facilitate and support NGOs    Egypt's ambassador to Italy passes away    Egypt confirms readiness to help African countries face terrorism and extremism    An estimated 235 million people needed humanitarian assistance and protection in 2021, an increase of 40% compared to 2020: IOM Egypt    Egypt, DRC discuss water cooperation during WYF    Egypt, DR Congo discuss boosting bilateral cooperation during WYF    Cameroonian police probe assault on three Algerian journalists covering AFCON    Pharaohs start AFCON 2021 campaign with fierce clash against Nigeria    Foreign Ministry opens capacity building course for French-speaking African diplomats    BRICS development bank admits Egypt as new member    Nermien Ismail Schools opens a new campus in O'West    Netherlands Embassy, E7kky Magazine celebrate success of 21 Egyptian women    Women make up 45% of Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority staff    Yas Island hosts travel partners at Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2021    Olaf Scholz becomes Germany's new leader, ending Merkel 16-year historic era    Egypt's trade with Nile basin countries climbs 26% y-o-y in 9 months    The unvaccinated prohibited from entry to Egypt state institutions starting December 1    Egypt's iron and steel exports jump 197% in 8 months    Ethiopia halts work at its embassy in Egypt for 'economic reasons'    It's a bit frustrating to draw at home: Real Madrid keeper after Villarreal game    Russia says it's in sync with US, China, Pakistan on Taliban    Shoukry reviews with Guterres Egypt's efforts to achieve SDGs, promote human rights    Sudan says countries must cooperate on vaccines    Johnson & Johnson: Second shot boosts antibodies and protection against COVID-19    Egypt to tax bloggers, YouTubers    Egypt's FM asserts importance of stability in Libya, holding elections as scheduled    Brazil calls up 8 EPL players for World Cup qualifying    We mustn't lose touch: Muller after Bayern win in Bundesliga    Egypt records 36 new deaths from Covid-19, highest since mid June    Egypt sells $3 bln US-dollar dominated eurobonds    Sisi calls on House, Senate to commence second legislative sessions on 3, 5 October    Gamal Hanafy's ceramic exhibition at Gezira Arts Centre is a must go    Italian Institute Director Davide Scalmani presents activities of the Cairo Institute for ITALIANA.IT platform    Qa'a play showing at Lycee El Horreya Theatre, Alexandria is a must go    On International Museum Day, Egypt opens two new museums at Cairo Airport    Old Cairo's Al-Fustat will be revamped on Egyptian President's directives    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.



Don't miss Professor Brinkley Messick lectures at the AUC
Published in Ahram Online on 10 - 03 - 2020

The American University in Cairo
New Cairo Campus
Career Center, Campus Center, Room 1020
Career Center Tel 02 2615 3515
Sun15, 10am to Thurs 19, 2.30pm: “Mock Interview and Career Coffee Chat Week”, is geared towards enhancing your interviewing skills through practice and receiving personalized feedback from professionals hosted at the career center. In addition, each day, you will have the opportunity to network with a professional from a featured career field during the Career Coffee Chat hour.
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud Hall P071
Wed 18, 1-3pm: “Sharīa Texts: The Anthropologist as Reader”, a lecture by Bayard Dodge Distinguished Visiting Professor Brinkley Messick, professor of anthropology, Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies and director of the Middle East Institute at Columbia University. It develops a set of reading methods for the analytic study of shari`a-related writings, from source texts such as the Quran and the Sunna, to the literature of the doctrinal jurisprudence (fiqh), to court records and ordinary contract documents.

Amir Bashtak Palace
Al-Muaaz St, Tel 02 2787 9187
Every Saturday and Wednesday, 4pm: The training courses of the Arab Singing House students.

Amir Taz Palace
27 Al-Syoufiya St, off Al-Saliba St, Al-Khalifa District, Tel 02 2514 2581
Every Saturday and Tuesday, 2pm: Enshad Dini (religious chanting) workshop by Munshid Mahmoud Al-Tohamy.
Every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday, 2pm: Playing on musical instruments workshop for ages from 10 to 18 years
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, 12pm (children) 4pm (adults): The singing workshop of Amir Taz Palace Choir. Every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4pm: The Actor preparation workshop.

Beit Al-Harrawi (The Arab Oud House)
Mohamed Abdu St, behind Al-Azhar Mosque, Tel 02 2510 4174
Every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday, 4-9pm: Oud classes given by the oud professors of the Arab Oud House.
Every Saturday and Thursday, 3-6pm: Workshops on the theories of playing oud for advanced students by Professor Ahmed Youssef.
Every Saturday, 5-6pm: Workshops on the theories of playing oud for beginners by Fadi Adel Al-Hajj.

Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre
1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo, Tel 02 2364 3103
Every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday, 10am-4pm: The handicrafts courses of Jameel House of Traditional Arts Cairo, in cooperation with the Prince Charles's Foundation School of Traditional Arts.

The Child Creativity Centre (Beit Al-Aini)
Al-Azhar district, behind Al-Azhar Mosque,Tel 02 2514 2990
Every Saturday, 11am: Handicrafts workshop andBeit Al-Aini Children Choir workshop, supervised by Manal Suleiman(2pm).
Every Sunday and Wednesday, 10-12pm: A workshop on works on art,
Every Monday, 3pm: Miscellaneous activities workshop.
Every Wednesday, 11am: A workshop of skills development for people with special abilities by Doaa Fathi.
Every Thursday, 12pm: A cultural day.

Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre
1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo, Tel 02 2364 3103
Every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, WednesdayandThursday, 3-6pm: Egypt's artisans'initiative for training on handicrafts such as porcelain, copper, Khayamiya, heritage jewellery.

Diwan Bookstore
159, 26thof July St, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 2582/98
Sat 14, 7-9pm: A discussion and book signing of The Gods of Evil book bywriter and history researcher Waled Fekry.
The discussion will be moderated by the journalistMohamed Hamdy.
105, Abu Bakr El-Seddiq St, Heliopolis, Tel 02 2690 8184/85
Thurs 19, 7pm: The signing ceremony of media figure and writer Rola Kharsa's latest book entitled Fadahakat Fabashrnaha (she laughed and we preached her). It is the first book to gather the biographies of the wives of the prophets.

Tahrir Cultural Centre (TCC)
AUC's Tahrir Campus
Al-Sheikh Rihan St, off Tahrir Square, Tahrir Campus, Tel 02 2615 2694/01280009077
Oriental Hall
Thurs 12, 6pm: Book discussion and launch of Cairo's Ultras byRonnie Close, a writer, filmmaker, and assistant professor of visual media at the American University in Cairo.
Sat 14, 5-7pm: “Sharīa Contexts: Property and Governance”, a lecture by Bayard Dodge Distinguished Visiting Professor Brinkley Messick, explains how sharia regimes are applied in different historical contexts.

Talaat Harb Cultural Centre
Al-Sayyeda Nafissa St, Zeinhom area, Tel 02 2362 2647/ 2362 8174
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 12pm: Develop your children skills through learning languages in a simple manner, computer programmes, and chess champions as well as scientific experiments, the age group targeted from 6 to 15.
Every Saturday, 11am: Skills development workshops and modifying the behaviour of people with special abilities.
Every Wednesday, 11am: Miscellaneous workshops for school children.
Every Saturday and Thursday, 3pm: The Centre's Children Choir workshop.

*A version of this article appears in print in the 12 March, 2020 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly


Clic here to read the story from its source.