Children's event
Oliver Jeffers: Meanwhile Back on Earth

Oliver Jeffers: Meanwhile Back on Earth

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-15:45Venue: Al Riwaq II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 3+Session No: 28 
AED 40 - AED 50
Don’t miss Oliver Jeffers as he returns to the LitFest with the companion book t... Read More
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Adult event
Mirrors & Doors in Publishing: Jessica Smith, Sadia Anwar & Shahd Al Shammari

Mirrors & Doors in Publishing: Jessica Smith, Sadia Anwar & Shahd Al Shammari

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-15:50Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 34 
AED 60
Inclusion in publishing is a topic that has been much discussed yet rarely acted... Read More
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Protecting My Rights: Abdelrahman Almuaini, Dr Alyaziah Khalifa, Majd Al Shehhi & Salha Obeaid

Protecting My Rights: Abdelrahman Almuaini, Dr Alyaziah Khalifa, Majd Al Shehhi & Salha Obeaid

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-15:50Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 40 
AED 60
Piracy is an escalating issue for writers and publishers around the globe. So ho... Read More
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Workshops Children
Story Carousel: Workshop with Ben Miller, Christopher Edge, Onjali Q Raúf & Sarah McIntyre
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Story Carousel: Workshop with Ben Miller, Christopher Edge, Onjali Q Raúf & Sarah McIntyre

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-16:30Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 107 
AED 100
Four top authors, four tables and a handful of enthusiastic children … mix toget... Read More
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Workshops Adult
Modern Publishing & Literary Startups: Workshop with Marcia Lynx Qualey
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Modern Publishing & Literary Startups: Workshop with Marcia Lynx Qualey

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-16:30Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 10, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 218 
AED 200
Podcasts, magazines and websites are an essential part of the literary landscape... Read More
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Adult event
The Role of Literary Agents: Felicity Blunt, Jessica Papin, Luigi Bonomi & Yasmina Jraissati

The Role of Literary Agents: Felicity Blunt, Jessica Papin, Luigi Bonomi & Yasmina Jraissati

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:00-16:50Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 3, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 39 
AED 60
Literary agents play a vital role in the English-language publishing industry, w... Read More
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Adult event
Jessica Jackley: Clay Water Brick - Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least

Jessica Jackley: Clay Water Brick - Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:00-17:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 67 
AED 60
‘The heart of entrepreneurship is never about what we have. It’s about what we d... Read More
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Adult event
How to Market Your Book: Ahmed Al Ali, Amal Farah & Qasim Saudi

How to Market Your Book: Ahmed Al Ali, Amal Farah & Qasim Saudi

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:00-16:50Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 71 
AED 60
We can’t hold a Publishing Day without trying to uncover how books make it to th... Read More
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Children's event
Philip Reeve: Railhead

Philip Reeve: Railhead

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:00-17:00Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 10 +Session No: 123 
AED 40
In Railhead, Zen Starling rides the rails on the sentient trains criss-crossing ... Read More
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Wendy Meddour: Howard the Average Gecko

Wendy Meddour: Howard the Average Gecko

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:15-17:00Venue: Al Riwaq I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 4+Session No: 55 
AED 40
Most of us have seen geckos in Dubai, but come to hear about a special one calle... Read More
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Special Events
The First Epic Eco-Play: Martin Kiszko with School Performers

The First Epic Eco-Play: Martin Kiszko with School Performers

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:30-18:00Venue: MBRL Theatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 113 
AED 40 - AED 50
We are delighted to present the Dubai premier of Martin Kiszko’s award-winning p... Read More
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Adult event
Change is Coming: Avni Doshi & Tishani Doshi

Change is Coming: Avni Doshi & Tishani Doshi

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 16:30-17:30Venue: Al Baraha I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 221 
AED 60
Tishani Doshi and Avni Doshi have both explored, in fiction, the impact of South... Read More
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Special Events
David Walliams: Spaceboy

David Walliams: Spaceboy

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:00-18:00Venue: Al Riwaq II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 7 +Session No: 58 
AED 75 - AED 90
It’s 1960s America, and Ruth is obsessed with space. Join David Walliams to find... Read More
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Adult event
Decolonising Indian History: Manu S. Pillai & Shrabani Basu

Decolonising Indian History: Manu S. Pillai & Shrabani Basu

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:00-18:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 10, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 149 
AED 60
History: a record of the past, of a time gone by. But do we question enough who ... Read More
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Stories of Generations in a Digital World: Abdullah Abdulrahman & Sheikha Al Jabari

Stories of Generations in a Digital World: Abdullah Abdulrahman & Sheikha Al Jabari

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:00-18:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 210 
AED 60
Over generations, along with their vibrant cultures, beliefs, legends, and ident... Read More
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Adult event
Culture on the Arabian Table: Khalid AlNasarallah, Jalal Barjas & Yasmina Khadra

Culture on the Arabian Table: Khalid AlNasarallah, Jalal Barjas & Yasmina Khadra

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:00-18:00Venue: MBRL Amphitheatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: ArabicSession No: 213 
AED 60
Literary schools, critiques, translation initiatives, and publishing in the Arab... Read More
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Adult event
Writing Against the Current: Badriah Al Bishr, Huda Hamed & Shahad Al Rawi

Writing Against the Current: Badriah Al Bishr, Huda Hamed & Shahad Al Rawi

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:30Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: ArabicSession No: 88 
AED 60
Is the literary scene shaped by society or does society shape the literary scene... Read More
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Why Can't I Look Like That? - The Myth of Beauty: Fatima Sharafeddine & Liliane Zaher

Why Can't I Look Like That? - The Myth of Beauty: Fatima Sharafeddine & Liliane Zaher

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:30Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: ArabicSession No: 89 
AED 60
When we look into a mirror, is what we see the reflection of how others perceive... Read More
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Children's event
Jekar Khourchid: The Neighbour's Tree

Jekar Khourchid: The Neighbour's Tree

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:15Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Age: 6-9Session No: 161 
AED 40
What does the tree next door hold? What exciting events occur among our neighbou... Read More
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Adult event
Marina Mahathir: The Apple & the Tree

Marina Mahathir: The Apple & the Tree

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 17:30-18:30Venue: Al Riwaq I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 187 
AED 60
Malaysian socio-political activist Marina Mahathir has earned international accl... Read More
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