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Abu Dhabi: Kobo Plans To Begin Supporting Uploads of Arabic
May 23, 2022 at 10:03 pm

The 12-year-old international digital book service's CEO Michael Tamblyn addressed the Abu Dhabi book fair's conference. The post Abu Dhabi: Kobo Plans To Begin Supporting Uploads of Arabic appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Alnaas Wins the International Prize for Arabic Fiction
May 22, 2022 at 12:20 pm

Mohammed Alnaas, from Libya, has become the youngest writer to win the International Prize for Arabic Fiction. The post Alnaas Wins the International Prize for Arabic Fiction appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

The Arabic Language Centre’s Congress in Abu Dhabi
May 22, 2022 at 5:29 am

The first staging of Abu Dhabi's International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries opens ahead of the emirate's book fair. The post The Arabic Language Centre’s Congress in Abu Dhabi appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Norway’s WEXFO: Ambitious Program, Strong Registration
May 21, 2022 at 10:38 pm

The inaugural outing of the World Expression Forum will include a visit to Utøya and new research into young people and democracy. The post Norway’s WEXFO: Ambitious Program, Strong Registration appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Preview: Abu Dhabi Stages a Congress of Arabic Publishing
May 21, 2022 at 12:13 pm

The first staging of Abu Dhabi's International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries is onstage Sunday. The post Preview: Abu Dhabi Stages a Congress of Arabic Publishing appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Rights Roundup: A Finnish Flash Point From 1961
May 20, 2022 at 7:29 pm

Titles in this Rights Roundup come from Turkey, Spain, France, Finland, and Sweden, and include work for adults and young readers. The post Rights Roundup: A Finnish Flash Point From 1961 appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Cultural Personality of the Year: Abdullah Al-Ghathami
May 19, 2022 at 5:15 am

For his work in 'cultural criticism, women’s studies, and critical thinking,' Abdullah Al-Ghathami is the Sheikh Zayed Book Award's honoree. The post Cultural Personality of the Year: Abdullah Al-Ghathami appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Rare Books Dealer Librairie Clavreuil Expands Its International Presence
May 17, 2022 at 7:45 pm

Cathleen Robitaille of Librairie Clavreuil will be at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair: 'Our aim is to discuss our love of old books together.' The post Rare Books Dealer Librairie Clavreuil Expands Its International Presence appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Jerusalem International Book Forum 2022: In-Person Again
May 15, 2022 at 10:52 pm

Jerusalem's International Book Forum is back in full production with talks by Stefan von Holtzbrinck, Julian Barnes, and Olga Tokarczuk. The post Jerusalem International Book Forum 2022: In-Person Again appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwell, Is Book Aid International’s New Patron
May 13, 2022 at 7:16 pm

Taking up the patronage held by the late Duke of Edinburgh, Camilla now advocates for Book Aid International's work of providing access to books. The post Camilla, Duchess of Cornwell, Is Book Aid International’s New Patron appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.