Mohammad Hussein Heikal
Dr. Muhammad Hussien Heikal was a novelist, journalist, lawyer, member of the Senate, minister, islamic writer and critic.
Ibrahim Abdel Qader Al-Mazni
Ibrahim Abdel Qader Al Mazni was an outstanding pioneer of the flourishing literary movement of the early 20th century.
With Muhammad Taymour’s first short story "In the train", the modern Arab short story was born and with his brother Mahmoud Taymour, the short story was further elaborated and refined.
All through half a century, the writer Tharwat Abaza wrote tens of novels and short stories about life in the city and the countryside.