Browsing Rare Books and Special Collections by Author "Shafik, Doria"

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  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1954-07)
    This article features the Cairo University celebration of its Academic Journalism Award winners which was attended by the author.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-05)
    In this article, Doria Shafik writes in commemoration of Qasim Amin, who called for the liberation of women and their involvement in all aspects of life. Bint Al Nil followed the path of Qasim Amin and his desire to eradicate ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1949-02)
    The article talks about the Bint Al Nil (Daughter of the Nile) Party. The author explains that the party's mission is to advocate women's rights and to respond to their social discontents which were left intact by Egyptian ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1949-06)
    The article features details about the visit of Begum Liaquat Ali Khan to the headquarters of Bint Al Nil, where she was received by Dr. Doria Shafiq. The article also covers a press conference held by the journal on that ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1954-02)
    This article is about a theatrical performance organized by the Bint Al Nil Union at the Cairo Opera House. Proceeds from the play were to be used to fund school all over Egypt. The play was extremely successful.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-08)
    This article is about atomic weapons and ways to overcome them. The author calls for a new kind of weapon to resist atomic enmity, pointing out that women have a great responsibility in this regard that starts by nurturing ...
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    Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1950-03)
    This article shares survey results and recommendations on the Bint al Nil (Daughter of the Nile) Association published in al-Masri (The Egyptian) newspaper. The author points out that feedback results show that supporters ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1957-05)
    In this article, Doria Shafik sounds the alarm on the looming threat of international communism and its attempts to invade the Arab East. Special reference is made to what happened in Communist Hungary where legitimate ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-04)
    Doria Shafik talks in this article about an international conference that the Bint Al Nil Union was invited to attend in Athens. Doria Shafiq sees in this conference a great opportunity for the advancement of Egyptian ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1954-05)
    This article is about a social project jointly by the Bint Al Nil Union and three major stores where meals are served to the ‘female’ workers who work at each these stores at a nominal cost.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-10)
    The article traces the stances taken of Egyptian women throughout history. Women fought side by side with men during the 1919 Revolution for freedom of their country. In 1924, Hoda Shaarawi led the Egyptian feminist movement ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-11)
    In this article, Doria Shafik invites all Egyptians, especially women, to defend their country against colonization. Shafik demands that women carry weapons and stand side by side with the men, since this is part of the ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-07)
    This article talks about freedom of the press which was brought back to life on the very day that the last British soldier stepped out of Egypt after almost 74 of occupation.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1950-04)
    This article is about the launch of the first school women literacy school in the poor district of Bulaq. The author asserts that this nascent school will not be the last, and that more efforts will be exerted to eradicate ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1954-11)
    In this article, Doria Shafiq writes to her readers from Europe to congratulate them on the status Egyptian women reached in Europe. Egyptian women have finally come out of the cocoon into the wider world.
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1951-12)
    In this article, Doria Shafiq presents one of the most important events that took place in the month of November of that year. She describes November as the greatest of months, when a great number of young Egyptians went ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-02)
    The article traces the history of Egyptian women from ancient Egyptian times where they were considered the source of life, to Pre-Islamic times where their status waned, to the Post-Islamic period where they regained their ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1956-01)
    This article marks the eighth anniversary of the death of Egyptian feminist leader Hoda Shaarawi, the first Egyptian advocate of women’s rights. She strived to raise awareness among Egyptian women, calling on them to claim ...
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    Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1949-10)
    The article comes in response to claims that Bint al Nil magazine encourages women to enter the labor market and engage in political life at the expense of their domestic responsibilities. The author maintains that the ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1948-04)
    The article highlights the philanthropic role of Princess Faiza in supporting the New Woman Society, financially and with personal effort. She organized a ceremony under the auspices of King Farouk the First; funds raised ...