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Europe’s Plunder: Notes on the History of Egyptology

The author of The Treacherous Curse explains how a boom in historical discovery created a craving for all things Egyptian - but at too high a cost.


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.