Hay Festival Abu Dhabi debut set for February as global interest grows in the Arab book markets

Backed by the UAE’s Ministry of Tolerance, the first ever Hay Festival Abu Dhabi is set for February (25-28), culminating in a celebration of the “greatest living Arabic poet”, Syria’s Adonis. From the Hay Festival Abu Dhabi website: In Abu Dhabi, the festival will host internationally acclaimed authors and thinkers including: Nobel Laureates Ahmed Galai … Continue reading Hay Festival Abu Dhabi debut set for February as global interest grows in the Arab book markets