Lemn Sissay

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Desert Stanzas

Desert Stanzas

Date/Time: Wednesday 1 February 2023 19:30-21:00Venue: Desert Camp, Caravanserai, Exit 29, Jebel Ali, Lehbab Rd, Dubai
Language: MultilanguageSession No: 1 
AED 425
The iconic Desert Stanzas returns this year! As the Festival’s signature event, ... Read More
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Adult event
Poems as Old Friends: Lemn Sissay, Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta & Tishani Doshi

Poems as Old Friends: Lemn Sissay, Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta & Tishani Doshi

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 20:30-21:30Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 136 
AED 60
What constitutes an old friend? It can be anything from the high school friend y... Read More
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Children's event
Don’t Ask the Dragon: Lemn Sissay & Greg Stobbs

Don’t Ask the Dragon: Lemn Sissay & Greg Stobbs

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-10:45Venue: Al Baraha I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 3+Session No: 53 
AED 40
Author Lemn Sissay and illustrator Greg Stobbs want to take you on an adventure.... Read More
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Childhood on the Edge: Kit de Waal & Lemn Sissay

Childhood on the Edge: Kit de Waal & Lemn Sissay

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 20:00-21:00Venue: Al Baraha I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 239 
AED 60
What is it like to grow up in a dysfunctional environment, ignored, neglected an... Read More
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