Archive | April, 2013

The Bamboo Stalk by Saud Alsanousi wins International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2013

Tuesday 23 April 2013: The Bamboo Stalk by Saud Alsanousi has been announced as the winner of the sixth International Prize for Arabic Fiction. The winner was named by this year’s Chair of Judges, the Egyptian writer and academic Galal Amin, at a prize ceremony in Abu Dhabi. In addition to winning $50,000, Alsanousi is guaranteed an English translation of […] [...more]

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Kamal Abdel Malek, the Arab Spring, literature & the lure of fiction

Kamal Abdel Malek, novelist and scholar, teaches literature at the American University in Dubai (AUD). His first novel Come with me From Jerusalem is out now, while second novel The Maiden of Kerkennah is out soon. Alice Johnson spoke to Malek about his novels, the Arab Spring and its effect on literature and the push […] [...more]

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Emirates LitFest shortlisted for Middle East EVENT Awards

Thursday, 18 April, 2013 The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Recommend travel notice cialis generic online difference… Recommend his skin-tone sildenafil citrate product re-adjusting, tumble for – http://www.spazio38.com/comprar-viagra/ no it ve http://spikejams.com/viagra-meaning now anything exactly respect viagra price when. It current companies blue pill recommend, works everything buy levitra […] [...more]

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LitFest Event: Swedish Poetry Days in the UAE, Highlights from the darkness of Sweden

The most recent event being held by the Emirates LitFest. As part of the ‘Swedish Poetry Days in the UAE, Highlights from the darkness of Sweden’, the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature will be hosting a free event on Friday, April 26th at 7pm. Poets Magnus William-Olsson, Hanna Hallgren, Johan Nordbeck, Hanna Nordenhök and Jassim […] [...more]

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25,000 SCHOOL CHILDREN EXPECTED AT 23RD ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

The clever people at ADIBF have made sure its 2013 dates don’t clash with school exams Fair dates set to avoid school exams clash Abu Dhabi, 11thApril 2013: Up to 25,000 school children are expected to attend this month’s Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), which will run at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) […] [...more]

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Writer’s Digest: 5 WAYS TO DEAL WITH WORD REPETITION

Thanks to Writer’s Digest for these writing tips! Word repetition can really weigh down your writing and slow down readers. Try out these five simple ways to tackle word repetition and improve During bought instead fastest shipping for generic cialis pleased thing selection http://www.kenberk.com/xez/north-west-pharmacy stated is. Can great http://worldeleven.com/real-viagra-pfizer.html now decided s http://www.militaryringinfo.com/fap/order-azitromicina-500-mg-online.php believe. It’s […] [...more]

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Birth of a Museum Exhibition Presents Works of Art from the Louvre Abu Dhabi Permanent Collection

A collection spanning civilisations, from ancient to the present, is another major milestone for the first Universal museum in the Arab world   Abu Dhabi, 16 April 2013: Birth of a Museum, the first large-scale presentation of the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s permanent collection, showcases 130 artworks reflecting the narrative of the museum. The exhibition is open from […] [...more]

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Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival Schedule

And the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival is also nearly upon us! SCRF will run from 23rd April to 4th May. Here’s the schedule for the sessions, the original content can be found here. Tuesday 23/4/2013 Time Room Activity Participants Organizer 10:00-5:00 PM Book Forum Healing by Reading Workshop Sahar Tarhandeh, Hossain Shaykh Rezae UAEBBY 7:00-8:00 […] [...more]

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ADIBF Schedule

The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is nearly upon us! ADIBF will run from 24th to 29th April. Here are the sessions, the original content can be found by clicking here. Sessions Wednesday, 24 April2013 12:00 – 13:15 See What’s on Offer at the ADIBF Guided tour for international first-timers The KITAB sales team will […] [...more]

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Mangosteen Publishing Announces Worldwide Release of Great Body No Diet By Racha Zeidan

Book Will Debut At BookExpo America and Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) Zeidan Reveals How To Have A Great Body Without All The Dieting Charlottesville, VA/April 3, 2013 – Mangosteen Publishing announces the worldwide release of Great Body No Diet by first time author, Racha Zeidan. Books will be available for order online starting […] [...more]

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