Multiple prize-winning Swedish author Jessica Jarlvi speaks at the Sharjah International Book Fair.
Acclaimed novelists and storytellers from the Arab world discussed the art of turning the written word into film at a forum during the Sharjah International Book Fair 2019 last night called “Screenwriting”.
In conversation at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), Meik Wiking, the author of “The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well,” that put the magic of Danish living in the global spotlight, unraveled what lessons countries could take away from the Nordic experience, and how to create a little bit of “hygge” in everyday life.
The launch of ‘Sun of Tolerance’, a unique piece of art that combines the words of 110 prominent authors of different fields, has captured the attention of all visitors at the Sharjah International Book Fair of the Expo Centre Sharjah. The book is dedicated to the ‘Year of Tolerance 2019’, highlighting the UAE as a global capital for tolerance and its approach to be a bridge of communication between people of different cultures.
It is the latest in a growing list of banned, cancelled or postponed events in Hong Kong's normally packed social calendar.
All proceeds from the registrations of the annual walkathon will be contributed to Al Jalila Foundation towards diabetes research.
Germany's lower house of parliament on Friday voted to enshrine climate protection in law, setting specific targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from sectors