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DR. FAHMY FARAG
Born: Jun 26, 1925
Date of Passing: Oct 21, 2021Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
DR. FAHMY FARAG
Born in Cairo, Egypt on June 26, 1925, he received an M.A. from Exeter University (UK) and a Ph.D. from Edinburgh University (UK). Dr. Farag came to Winnipeg in 1967 to accept a position as professor of English literature at the University of Winnipeg where he taught for almost 25 years in the Department of English.
Funeral arrangements are being made by Thomson Funeral Home, 669 Broadway, Winnipeg. A private funeral mass will be held at St. Ignatius Church, October 26, 2021.
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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Oct 23, 2021
Condolences & Memories (4 entries)
Natalie and I are very sorry for your loss. You and Fahmy have been dear friends for many years. Even though they were often short, we would look forward to our meetings at St Ignatius on Saturdays. - Posted by: Harold Hutton (Colleague ) on: Oct 29, 2021
Laila and Marianne, I am so sorry for your loss. Dr. Farag’s wisdom, wit and wry humour illuminated the work of Shakespeare and gave me a lifelong love of Anglo-Irish literature, especially the work of WB Yeats. His personal example shaped the whole trajectory of my academic life (and especially my teaching) after UW, for which I will always be grateful. - Posted by: Peter Denton (Former student, colleague and friend) on: Oct 28, 2021
I have only positive memories of Fahmy. A kind and considerate man. I imagine him as a fine teacher. - Posted by: Allen Mills (Colleague) on: Oct 28, 2021
Laila, So sorry for your loss. - Posted by: Anonymous (Business relationship ) on: Oct 26, 2021
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