The judges of The 2020 International Booker Prize are inviting readers, writers and the literary and translation community to the digital announcement of this year’s shortlist at 12 midday BST (4pm UAE time) on 2 April 2020.
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council said the fair, which draws one million visitors annually, will be rescheduled at a later, unspecified date.
With spaces attractively designed to stimulate thought and creativity, Expo Centre spoilt cultural enthusiasts for choice with the festival’s vast offering of more than 1,900 events including workshops, literary discussions, art, poetry, cookery, live shows, competitions, and more.
“Dare to Dream” highlights how the vision and leadership of Sheikh Mohammed turned Dubai into a success story, a leading global hub for talent, and a place where they can find resources and opportunities to fulfil their dreams.
Sheikh Mohammed established a culture of proactive thinking in the midst of an Arab environment which, for decades, stopped dreaming of the best, says Barqawi.
Academics, intellectuals, and visitors made a beeline for the Sharjah Book Authority’s (SBA) pavilion at the Rabat International Book Fair (RIBF) where they sought to explore two books – “I Condemn” and “The Inquisition” — written by
SBA held several meetings to present initiatives, projects and major events led by the Authority at the local and international levels, including Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF), and Sharjah Publishing City (SPC) Free Zone.
Khawla Al Mujaini , Khalid AlBudoor, Dubai Abulhoul and Omar Saif Ghobash will be part of the team representing Sharjah at London Book Fair.
As Market Focus at the 49th London Book Fair, Sharjah is offering visitors as well as votaries of the English European cultural movement an opportunity to explore closely the aesthetics and techniques of Arabic calligraphy.
South Korea is championing Sharjah’s visionary cultural project, launched and led by Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, as it announces Sharjah as Guest of Honour at the Seoul International Book Fair 2023, the largest book and publishing trade show in South Korea.