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Al Ras 1, InterContinentalAl Ras 2, InterContinentalAl Ras 3, InterContinentalScreen 5, Novo CinemasAl Amwaj, InterContinental
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Essential Skills Masterclass 1: Literary Translation into Arabic
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Essential Skills Masterclass 2: Editing Arabic
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Publishing in Translation: From Choosing the Book to Finding the Reader
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Emirates NBD Poetry for All Competition - Arabic
14:00-15:00
Emirates NBD Poetry for All Competition - English
 
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Children’s Publishing: What do Children Want to Read?
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Evolving Book Marketing and Distribution in the Arab World
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Confronting Horror: Mohammad Rabie & Ahmed Saadawi
       
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Lion: Screening and Talk with Saroo Brierley
 
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Purple: Adults’ Events | Blue: Children’s Events | Green: Prize Giving Events | Yellow: Feature Events | Pink: Workshops & Masterclasses | Lilac: Film Screenings
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Essential Skills Masterclass 1: Literary Translation into Arabic
Wednesday 7 March, 9am-10.30am, Al Amwaj, InterContinental
Price: AED 200

Acclaimed translator and author Samar Mahfouz Barraj will lead a masterclass on translating ...

Essential Skills Masterclass 2: Editing Arabic
Wednesday 7 March, 11am-12.30pm, Al Amwaj, InterContinental
Price: AED 200

Mohammad Rabie will share his knowledge and passion for nuanced, detailed and effective fiction ...

Publishing in Translation: From Choosing the Book to Finding the Reader
Wednesday 7 March, 1.30pm-2.30pm, Al Amwaj, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

With the huge number of new titles published each year, how should publishers choose which books to...

Emirates NBD Poetry for All Competition - Arabic
Wednesday 7 March, 2pm-3pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental

The Emirates NBD Poetry for All poetry performance competition is here!

Emirates NBD Poetry for All Competition - English
Wednesday 7 March, 2pm-3pm, Al Ras 3, InterContinental

The Emirates NBD Poetry for All poetry performance competition is here!

Children’s Publishing: What do Children Want to Read?
Wednesday 7 March, 3pm-4pm, Al Amwaj, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

Children’s publishing is a vibrant market internationally, and growing fast in the Arab world. It’s...

Evolving Book Marketing and Distribution in the Arab World
Wednesday 7 March, 4.30pm-5.30pm, Al Amwaj, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

Publishers must grasp every opportunity to showcase new talent and established writers and bring ...

Confronting Horror: Mohammad Rabie & Ahmed Saadawi
Wednesday 7 March, 7pm-8pm, Al Ras 1, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

How are Arab authors confronting violence and unrest in their societies?

Two highly acclaimed ...

Lion: Screening and Talk with Saroo Brierley
Wednesday 7 March, 7.30pm-10pm, Screen 5, Novo Cinemas
Price: AED 60

When Saroo Brierley was just five years old, he got lost after boarding a train without his family ...