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educator , writer

Aisha Abdurrahman, writer, educator. Recipient State prize, 1936, Academy Arabic Language award for textual studies, 1950, for short story, 1954. Member Higher Council Arts and Letters.


Abdurrahman, Aisha was born on November 6, 1913.


Doctor of Philosophy, Cairo University.


Assistant lecturer Cairo University, since 1939. Literature critic Al-Ahram, since 1942. Inspectress in Arabic languages and literature Ministry of Education, 1942.

Lecturer Arabic Ain Shams University, 1950-1957, assistant professor, 1957-1962. Professor Arabic literature, chairman University College for Women, since 1962.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Rissalat al-Ghofran by Abul Ala, 1950, New Values in Arabic Literature, 1961, The Koran: Literary Interpretation, 1962, Contemporary Arab Women Poets, 1963, 6 books on illustrious women of Islam, 2 novels, 4 volumes of short stories.


Member Higher Council Arts and Letters.