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Emirates Lit Fest!

Hosted by the Consul of the Dubai Modern Art Scene Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 29 Jan 13:00 - Sat 30 Jan 21:00

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Hello All Word Lovers!
A fantastic event is coming at the end of this monthProtected content and the full programme is on now! (link at end of text)

"Bringing together literature, art, film, food and performance, the Protected content Airline Festival of, themed ‘Change the Story’ starts at Jameel Arts Centre on Friday, January 29, continues to Festival City, and concludes at Alserkal Avenue on February 13.⁠
The weekend programme boasts six inspiring headline talks and panels featuring: Booker Prize nominated novelist Avni Doshi; acclaimed Iraqi author Shahad AlRawi; Arab World publishing archivists Camil Karam and Hussein Alazaat; prolific book designer Irma “Queen of Books” Boom; celebrated Filipino poet Danabelle Gutierrez; and finally, indie publishers JARA Collective with Shamma Al Bastaki, Sarah Almeheiri and Arthur de Oliviera. Children’s workshops, masterclasses, free exhibitions and outdoor sessions and tours are all part of the Festival excitement (...)
Pre-registration is strongly advised, as seats will be reserved on a first-come-first-serve basis. Talks and performances taking place in the Jameel Arts Centre’s outdoor amphitheatre, plus special walking talks and tours of exhibitions, are free and open to all: please register in advance through the RSVP link under each session".

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Not to be missed!