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[13 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 210 views]

A fine shortlist of nominees for the third ‘Arabic Booker’ has so far been overshadowed by manufactured controversy, Youssef Rakha writes.
* By Youssef Rakha, published in The National

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[8 Jan 2010 | No Comment | 440 views]

This year’s Cairo book fair will be held from January 28th to February 10th 2010, at the Cairo international fairground.

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[18 Nov 2009 | 5 Comments | 909 views]

Beirut’s international Book fair will be held from December 11th to 24th, 2009, at the BIEL exhibit center.

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[17 Nov 2009 | No Comment | 173 views]

The Sharjah International Book Fair is currently holding its 28th edition. The fair, started on November 11th, 2009, is ongoing until November 21st.

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[5 Nov 2009 | No Comment | 300 views]

The 16th edition of the Lebanese Francophone book fair was held in Beirut, at the BIEL exhibit center, from October 23rd through November 1st, and was particularly successful.

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[17 Oct 2009 | No Comment | 163 views]

Frankfurt book fair had a new daily this year, ‘Publishing Perspectives’, keeping trade visitors updated with the latest news and tracking the buzz. Yasmina Jraissati, RAYA agency gave an interview, and presented mubtada wa khabar, the collaborative platform for the Arab book industry that will have its first launch on Friday October 23rd, at the BIEL, Beirut. Do not miss if you’re in town!