Upcoming Events: Bilad al-Sham Libraries, Banipal Prize Celebration, ‘Archives of the Disappeared,’ More

We continue our series of events listings, which appear each Saturday as long as online, open-access events remain popular.

PalFest Day 2: Palestine Like a Humor-writing Masterclass

In his Day 2 blog on the PalFest website, author William Sutcliffe writes about his reading, given in a Turkish bath, and about what being in Palestine has taught him about humor: As a writer who has spent most of my career pursuing comic fiction, worrying away at the nexus between laughter and pain that … Continue reading PalFest Day 2: Palestine Like a Humor-writing Masterclass