TOPIC Dar al-Kutub
Egypt’s old records: Obsessive collecting and squandered heritage
Nermeen Khafagy | Antique dealers, second-hand markets, auction showrooms, music lovers, music historians, amateurs and
The past and future of the bomb-damaged manuscript museum
Elena Chardakliyska | Early on January 24, 2014, a bomb exploded in front of the Cairo Security Directorate, just across the
Islamic Art Museum severely damaged by blast