The Emirati writer’s fiction explores the rapid changes in her home country in recent decades, with factual research as a foundation.
The author speaks with Emirates Airline Festival of Literature director Ahlam Bolooki, asserting ‘You don’t have to write every day.’
Questions of fidelity to a text were among topics discussed by Marilyn Booth, Michael Cooperson, and Hamed Al Ghaithi.
At this year’s Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, a roster of writers is curated by the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature. (Sponsored)
Another unexpected boost for publishers, as Abu Dhabi’s crown prince puts the equivalent of US$1.6 million into play for book purchases.
”Reflecting the value of generosity,’ the book fair’s administration announces an opening-day break for participating publishers.
Organizers have expanded the ‘Spotlight on Rights’ translation grants in 2021 in support for the book industry.
The June digital edition of the trade show for younger readers’ content outlines some of its plans for an expanding stretch on the calendar.
In four important programs at the fair, the award will present commentary from—and conversation with—winners from 2020 and 2021.
The Beijing Book Fair announces that international participants can attend digitally and China-based publishers are allowed to attend in person.