A Blog by the Editor of The Middle East Journal

Putting Middle Eastern Events in Cultural and Historical Context

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Bab al-Khalq

I'm a bit under the weather today and have tons to do, so just a link for now: an Ahram Online piece on Cairo History: "Bab Al-Khalq: Stories of a Canal, a Street, a Museum and a National Library," relating to the bomb-damaged Islamic museum and Old Dar al-Kutub and their neighborhood.

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