Welcome to H-Egypt

H-Egypt is a digital space and resource that is dedicated to the study of Egypt from the early Islamic period to the present. H-Egypt is governed by and designed for scholars of Egypt who are affiliated with universities and research institutes around the globe, including in Egypt itself. It will serve as the locus of an academic community without a home, and provide scholars of Egypt with a natural home on H-Net. It also aims to bridge a gap between scholars in Egypt, mainly writing in Arabic, and those abroad. In addition to publishing the latest news and information in the field, the H-Egypt team manage, compile, and regularly post lists of available research and teaching resources; monitor leading academic journals and publishing houses for recent articles and books on Egypt; keep our subscribers up to date with ongoing and upcoming scholarly events such as conferences, book talks, workshops, call for papers, roundtables, lectures, etc.; and share any postings on H-Job that may be relevant to our subscribers.

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Discussions and Queries

Article request

Dear Colleagues,

I am looking for a PDF version of M. Wissa's chapter, "Yusab of Alexandria, Dionysius of Tel-Mahre,..." in: Coptic society, literature and religion from late antiquity to modern times : proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Coptic Studies, Rome, September 17th - 22th, 2012 and plenary reports of the Ninth International Congress of Coptic Studies, Cairo, September 15th - 19th, 2008 / edited by Paola Buzi, Alberto Camplani and Federico Contardi. Leuven ; Bristol, CT : Peeters, 2016.

My thanks, Matthew Gordon

“Finding Black Joy in the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan” with Marie Grace Brown - 29 September 2022

Race and the Middle East/North Africa Mellon Sawyer Seminar: Marie Grace Brown: “Finding Black Joy in the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan” 
Thursday, September 29 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
Skylight Room on the 9th Floor, The Graduate Center, CUNY (365 5th Avenue, New York NY 10016)

Where do we find Black joy in the archive? How do we evaluate claims of interracial affection or friendship made by white imperialists?