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Thu 8 March 2018
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Al Ras 1, InterContinentalAl Ras 2, InterContinentalAl Ras 3, InterContinental
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Chevron Readers' Cup 2018: Prize Giving
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Rachel Hamilton: Unicorns Do Exist!
 
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17:0017:00-18:00
Women in the Media: Noor Abdulmajeed, Iman Ben Chaibah & Aysha Taryam
 
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Mohammed Hasan Alwan: A Small Death
   
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20:0020:00-21:00
International Women's Day: Press for Progress
20:00-21:00
Poetry of the Gulf: A Celebration
 
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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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Chevron Readers' Cup 2018: Prize Giving
Thursday 8 March, 1.30pm-2.30pm, Al Ras 3, InterContinental

It’s time to award the prizes in the 2018 Chevron Readers’ Cup. For the last few months more than 200 teams  ...

Rachel Hamilton: Unicorns Do Exist!
Thursday 8 March, 4.30pm-5.30pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 50

UAE-based children's author Rachel Hamilton – with the help of an eternally optimistic unicorn ...

Women in the Media: Noor Abdulmajeed, Iman Ben Chaibah & Aysha Taryam
Thursday 8 March, 5pm-6pm, Al Ras 1, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

What challenges do Arab women working in the media face? On International Women’s Day, our panel of...

Mohammed Hasan Alwan: A Small Death
Thursday 8 March, 6.30pm-7.30pm, Al Ras 1, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

Mohammed Hasan Alwan won the 2017 International Prize for Arabic Fiction for A Small Death, a ...

International Women's Day: Press for Progress
Thursday 8 March, 8pm-9pm, Al Ras 1, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

Thursday March 8th is International Women’s Day, and to celebrate we have gathered a panel of top ...

Poetry of the Gulf: A Celebration
Thursday 8 March, 8pm-9pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

In an exciting showcase of poetry of the Arabian Gulf, celebrated poets from Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi...