Ghali Diary Notebook 5 (11 May 1967 - 3 January 1968)
Ghali, Waguih, d. 1969
This file contains Waguih Ghali’s fifth dairy notebook. It was composed while he resided in London between 11 May 1967 and 3 January 1968. Ghali’s attentions turn toward Middle East politics following the Arab-Israeli war in June 1967. He decides to travel to Israel as a journalist in what he describes as: “’an Egyptian interviewing the Israelis’ gimmick.” Ghali spends six weeks in Israel between July and September 1967 from where he filed two reports printed in The Times (London). He also presented an editorial on the BBC radio’s “Third Programme” in December 1967. This volume contains the notes about his preparation to travel to Israel, his visit, and the aftermath of his trip. This diary is dated 1967 May 11 - 1968 January 03.
Handwritten manuscript, 96 pagesHandwritten manuscript, 96 pages
Israel; The Times (London); BBC; British Broadcasting Company; Location: London; Location: Israel