With internal staffing issues and the external pressure of the pandemic, the Hay Festival plans a second online iteration.
This month’s cancellation of Leipziger Buchmesse points to the shifting outlook for major publishing events, professional and public-facing.
Lemn Sissay is a headliner as the three-week festival closes its hybrid run for this year, having engaged more than 90 authors.
Centuries of fascination for ‘The One Thousand and One Nights’ were examined by two winners of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award this weekend.
Industry Notes: Tickets to the hybrid Emirates Festival of Literature, and grant applications open at the Access Copyright Foundation.
Newly accessible in five more languages than before, the Sheikh Zayed Book Award site now offers its information in seven languages.
This week, Bodour Al Qasimi begins her term as the second woman president of the International Publishers Association in more than 50 years.
More than 90 authors have been announced for the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, scheduled for both physical and digital formats.
The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announces six new translations from Arabic and offers translation grants for all its shortlisted titles.
‘The Foundations and Transformations of Arabic Literary Theory’ will examine Arabic literary theoretical frameworks, in June and October.