Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo

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Reviews:

Egypt Today : On Cairo’s Street Names, November 8, 2018

-The well-known and revered book reviewer, Lisa Kaaki, writes in her column for the Arab News  : “What’s in a street name? A Cairo guidebook explains”

-TV Interview by Humphrey Davies: 40-minute interview on the Culture Channel’s Haddouta Masriya (Egyptian Tale) TV program, broadcast September 23, 2018 in Arabic.

– American University in Cairo Press – Facebook posted a short essay on:https://bit.ly/2El4vTn

-“The Story Behind the Book” 

 AUC Press October newsletter https://conta.cc/2E1ZgHN

H-Islamart https://networks.h-net.org/node/2605199/pdf

-https://files.constantcontact.com/d20c7f21401/aeaf5eeb-ecb9-48ec-a52a-40f571ec17ae.pdf

– RAWI Egypt Heritage Review 

A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo also featured as the book of the month in the September e-Newsletter (about 9000 subscribers) https://conta.cc/2PI4Ksu

-Social media posts for A Field Guide for Street Names of Central Cairo

8.) Mantiqti Arabic Newspaper promotional interview.

– Ahram On-Line: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContentP/18/311409/Books/New-Release-A-Field-Guide-to-the-Street-Names-of-C.aspx-

-Heba Fahey’s Facebook post (share)

Borders Book Reviews(share)

Book review – September 29

“A stunning achievement”

 

Ahram Online Books(share)

September 15, 2018

 

AUC Press (original content)

“A street named…”

August 27

https://bit.ly/2pQVZBl

Égyptophile-actualités (share)

“A richly intriguing map of Cairo’s enthralling history through its street names”

August 9

https://bit.ly/2ydleCs

AUC Press (original content)

“It’s now out and it’s hot”!

July 29

https://bit.ly/2PuqxEd

AUC Press (original content)

Lesley Lababidi on July 21 at the Ak-Baital Pass on the Pamir Highway (the old Soviet road known as M41), in Tajikistan, as she makes her way to Beijing, China.
Lababidi is the co-author of the newly released “A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo” (AUC Press).

July 29

https://bit.ly/2IV8oNw

[BBC: (share)]

“Driving one of the world’s most remote highways” / The Silk Road

July 11

https://bit.ly/2RMb8Rf

AUC Press (original content)

What’s the story behind the name?
You will find out this summer in “A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo” by Humphrey Davies and Lesley Lababidi (AUC Press, forthcoming)

April 19

https://bit.ly/2EkFNCy

TWITTER

Borders Book Reviews(retweet/share)

October 14

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1051399295910469633

Arab News (retweet/share)

September 26

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1044869100365860866

Ahram Online Books (retweet/share)

September 15

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1041015750893416449

AUC Press (original content)

August 27

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1034023225439739904

AUC Press (original content)

​July 29

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1023522006002814976

(and then sent out a second tweet with correct link to the book)

BBC (retweet/shared)
The Pamir Highway / Silk Road

July 11
https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1016970810236571648

Library of Arabic Literature (retweeted/shared)

July 3

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/1014048740632653824

AUC Press (original content)

April 19

https://twitter.com/AUCPress/status/986904132811476992

 

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