Atelier de recherche : Popular markets in the metropolis: Case study / Al-Matareya and Ile de France, 13th of september 2018

Abstract: This communication is the result of the program “Imhotep”, a collaboration between the Housing and Building Research Center and the LAVUE / University Paris 8 laboratory supported by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs – Institut français d’Egypte (France) and the academy of science and technology (Egypt). This collaboration aimed to exchange knowledge…

Publication- Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy, par Francesca Biancani

Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy, I.B.Tauris: London, 2018, 288p Francesca Biancani In the early 20th century Cairo was a vibrant and booming global metropolis. The integration of Egypt into the global market had led to rapid urban growth and increased migration. As occupational prospects for women outside the family…