Friday 2 March, 4pm-5pm Al Ras 2, InterContinental
The Arab Reading Challenge aims to ignite a cultural renaissance by encouraging students across the Arab World to read for pleasure and develop Arabic language skills.
Our panel of champions of literature discusses the importance of a love of reading to individuals and to society.
Dubai Abulhoul is the author of Galagolia, the first Emirati fantasy novel in English. She recently wrote a series of books for children about djinn and Emirati folklore.
Dubai will be joined by further panellists to be announced.
This panel is moderated by Abdullah Al Nuaimi.
Language: Arabic with English translation