Turki Al Zaabi

Turki Al Zaabi
Turki Al Zaabi is a writer and a lecturer in the field of reading. He loves reading world literature and other books in various fields from different cultures and in different languages, as he is fluent in Arabic, English, French and Italian. He has presented lectures and participated in seminars and meetings to talk about the importance of reading for the society at book fairs and festivals.

Al Zaabi has been hosting and moderating sessions at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature since 2017. In recent years, he has moderated several conversations with major authors, including Ibrahim Nasrallah, Khaled Khalifa, Youssef Rakha, Dima Wannous, Walid Taher, Hamad Al Hammadi, Reem Al Kamali, Hussein Al Mutawa, Ali Al Shaali, Nadya Alnajjar, Ibrahim Khadim, Salha Obaid, Abdullah Aljumaa and many others. Al Zaabi reviews books and gives short readings on Instagram, Snapchat and other social media platforms. He published his historical social novel Oraim in 2021.