Hala El-Badry

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Personal information

Title: 

Writer and Managing Editor of Television and Radio Magazine

Birthyear: 
1954

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Television and Media Magazine
Postbox: 
P.O. Box 13
Address: 
Maspero, Corniche el-Nil, 7th Floor
Phone: 
+2 02 2578 6321
Fax: 
+2 02 2578 6318

Education

Diploma in Journalism, Faculty of Media, 1988

BA, Commerce, Cairo University, 1975

Competences

Creative Writing

Journalism

Languages: 

Arabic

Jobs

Work history: 

Managing Editor, Television and Media Magazine

Journalist, Rose Al-Youssef Magazine, Baghdad, 1975-1980

Lecturer on her work in international universities, including the University of Chicago, Wayne State University, and the University of Algeria

Honorary office and memberships: 

Guest of Honor, Algerian Book Fair, 2002

General Secretary, Cairo Branch, PEN International

Member, Committee on the Story, Supreme Council of Culture

National swimming chamption for several years, and represented Egypt in several international tournaments

Productions and works: 

Ghiwayat al-Haky [The Lure of Storytelling]. Cairo, General Egyptian Book Organization, 2009.

Imra'a ma [Some Woman]. Cairo: Dar al-Halak, 2001.

Qasr al-Namla [The Ant's Palace]: Short Story Collection. Cairo: General Egyptian Book Organization, 2007.

Awards

Distinctions: 

First woman elected to the board of Television and Media Magazine

Awards: 

Best Novelist, Cairo International Book Fair, 2001