February 2016 Global Arab and Arabic Literary Events Calendar

Arab and Arabic literary events in some form of translation.


Shubbak Festival Opens Today

“Leading writers, including Hassan Abdulrazzak, whose play Love, Bombs & Apples will be staged at the Arcola Theatre (21-25 July), Nihad Sirees, focusing on Damascus, and Mo Mesrati, writing about Tripoli, discuss how their work reflects the changing urban experience, the creative license that fiction allows in the representation of place.”