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The Rich History of Color, and Why It’s So Hard to Choose a Favorite

Kassia St. Clair, author of The Secret Lives of Color, sheds light on the unknown, vivid stories behind some of her all-time favorite colors.


Transcontinental World: The Best Books to Understand Egypt

Egypt, a storied nation spanning two continents, offers much in the way of history, tradition, and culture. Herewith, the best books to understand Egypt.


J.K. Rowling Lends Strength to Muslims Fundraising for Jewish Cemetery

A moment in anti-Semitism is turned into something beautiful, with help from J. K. Rowling. This, Jar-Jar Binks, and more in today's Daily Blunt.


Beyond Athens: The Best Books on the Ancient World

Was Athens the greatest civilization on Earth? Maybe. Read through these great books on the ancient world and make your own decision.


Catching Up With Rajia Hassib, Author of In the Language of Miracles

We caught up with Rajia Hassib to discuss 9/11, the Egyptian-American experience, and her debut novel, In the Language of Miracles.


Egypt Explored: How William Bankes Helped Introduce Egypt to the West

Dorothy Seyler, author of The Obelisk and the Englishman, demonstrates the West's deep, abiding interest in ancient Egyptian culture.