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War & Conflict in Children's Literature: Onjali Q Raúf, Wafa' Tarnowska & Wendy Meddour

War & Conflict in Children's Literature: Onjali Q Raúf, Wafa' Tarnowska & Wendy Meddour

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 14:30-15:30Venue: Information Centre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 276 
AED 60
War and conflict are among the most complex and sensitive of subjects to introdu... Read More
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Benedict Allen: Adventure off the Grid

Benedict Allen: Adventure off the Grid

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: Al Baraha III, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 26 
AED 60
From a perilous trek through the Namib Desert and along the Skeleton Coast – sol... Read More
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Workshops Adult
Writing with the Senses: Masterclass with Hend Saeed
Workshop

Writing with the Senses: Masterclass with Hend Saeed

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 131 
AED 150
Here’s a cool secret: once you’re deeply connected to your senses, you’ll be abl... Read More
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Catriona Ward: The Making of a Monster

Catriona Ward: The Making of a Monster

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 152 
AED 60
Catriona Ward had a spectacular breakthrough in 2021 with her literary thriller ... Read More
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Ian Fairservice: A Formidable Legacy

Ian Fairservice: A Formidable Legacy

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 162 
AED 60
Ian Fairservice is a stalwart of Dubai’s expat community, business world and cul... Read More
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Children's event
Hannah Gold: Can We Be Friends With a Bear or a Whale?

Hannah Gold: Can We Be Friends With a Bear or a Whale?

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: MBRL Young Adult Library, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: English
Age: 8+Session No: 174 
AED 40
Waterstones and Blue Peter Children's Book Award winner Hannah Gold tells us how... Read More
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Workshops Adult
How to Write & Publish Your Own Children’s Book : Masterclass with Louise Lamont
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How to Write & Publish Your Own Children’s Book : Masterclass with Louise Lamont

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 10, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 226 
AED 150
Writing for children is anything but easy and getting a picture book right bring... Read More
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Music to My Ears: Songwriting Workshop with Chris Read
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Music to My Ears: Songwriting Workshop with Chris Read

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:30Venue: 4th Floor Meeting Room 12, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: English
Age: 15+Session No: 228 
AED 200
Good songwriting is a hard skill to learn, but a rewarding one. Whether you are ... Read More
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Working in Pairs - Navigating Co-Translation: Ranya Abdelrahman & Sawad Hussain

Working in Pairs - Navigating Co-Translation: Ranya Abdelrahman & Sawad Hussain

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 3, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 255 
AED 60
Join Ranya Abdelrahman and Sawad Hussain as they delve into the world of co-tran... Read More
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Man Vs. Man: Mohammed Alnaas & Waciny Laredj

Man Vs. Man: Mohammed Alnaas & Waciny Laredj

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:30-16:30Venue: Al Baraha I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Simultaneous Translation: Arabic to EnglishSession No: 48 
AED 60
What do men look like in contemporary Arabic literature? There are many types o... Read More
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The Eco-Heroes are Back!: Colette Barr & Leona Collins

The Eco-Heroes are Back!: Colette Barr & Leona Collins

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 15:30-16:30Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 6+Session No: 175 
AED 40
As the Eco-Heroes return to Exhaust some Energy, learn what types of clean energ... Read More
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Getting Ahead of the Game – Lessons in Leadership: Ann Hiatt, Piyush Pandey & Dr Raja Al Gurg

Getting Ahead of the Game – Lessons in Leadership: Ann Hiatt, Piyush Pandey & Dr Raja Al Gurg

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:00-17:00Venue: MBRL Theatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 94 
AED 60 - AED 75
Every successful business has a strong leader. But though some seem to be born k... Read More
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Ibrahim Wahib Al Lami: Back to the Future

Ibrahim Wahib Al Lami: Back to the Future

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:00-17:00Venue: Information Centre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 103 
AED 60
Do you know what the internet, telephones, and space travel have in common? They... Read More
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Children's event
Flavia Z. Drago: Meet Gustavo the Shy Ghost & Leila the Perfect Witch

Flavia Z. Drago: Meet Gustavo the Shy Ghost & Leila the Perfect Witch

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:00-16:45Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 3 +Session No: 124 
AED 40
If you are a shy ghost like Gustavo, how do you pluck up the courage to ask for ... Read More
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Ebtisam Al-Beiti: Citrus The Smoothie Sloth

Ebtisam Al-Beiti: Citrus The Smoothie Sloth

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:15-17:15Venue: Al Riwaq I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: +4Session No: 102 
AED 40
Sloths should be sleepy….. but Citrus didn’t feel sleepy at all! He wanted his f... Read More
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True Crime Mania: Kerry Daynes, Lucy Worsley & Shrabani Basu

True Crime Mania: Kerry Daynes, Lucy Worsley & Shrabani Basu

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-17:30Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 137 
AED 60
From Tiger King to Night Stalker, true crime documentaries have skyrocketed in p... Read More
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Tomb of Sand: Daisy Rockwell & Geetanjali Shree

Tomb of Sand: Daisy Rockwell & Geetanjali Shree

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-17:30Venue: Al Baraha III, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 140 
AED 60
Geetanjali Shree’s Tomb of Sand, translated by Daisy Rockwell, has made history ... Read More
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Special Events
The LitFest Big Sing: Clash of the Choirs

The LitFest Big Sing: Clash of the Choirs

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-18:00Venue: Al Riwaq II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: MultilanguageSession No: 170 
AED 75 - AED 100
It’s time for the much-awaited clash of the choirs! Watch the powerful performan... Read More
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Children's event
Jekar Khourchid: Fires in Paradise

Jekar Khourchid: Fires in Paradise

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 16:30-17:15Venue: MBRL Young Adult Library, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: Arabic
Age: 7-12Session No: 220 
AED 40
How can we protect our beautiful planet? How do we keep dangerous wildfires and ... Read More
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How Do I Tell My Child?: Amal Nasser, Ameera BuKadra & Mohannad Alakous

How Do I Tell My Child?: Amal Nasser, Ameera BuKadra & Mohannad Alakous

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 17:00-18:00Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: ArabicSession No: 100 
AED 60
Authors tend to fill up children’s stories with sugar, spice, and everything nic... Read More
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