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Photos: Sharjah pavilion at Guadalajara International Book Fair 2022 in Mexico

Gulf News 29 Nov 2022
Sharjah’s Guest of Honour pavilion, located at the main entrance of the book fair, served as a unique gateway to the cultural experience and shared human values that bind Arab and Latin cultures ... Incorporating the aesthetics of Arabic Diwani and Latin Gothic calligraphy, the two artists are engaging visitors to Arab and Latin cultures.

Call for UAE-Mexico Friendship Association at Guadalajara International Book Fair

Gulf News 29 Nov 2022
A Link Between the UAE and Mexico’, where he was joined by Raed Barqawi, editor-in-chief of Arabic daily Al Khaleej; Edward Nawotka, co-founder of Publishers Weekly en Español; and Mónica Nepote, Director of the e-Literature Project at the Digital Culture Centre in Mexico.

FIL 2022: Sharjah’s epic movie Khorfakkan screened at Guadalajara International Book Fair in Mexico

Gulf News 29 Nov 2022
The movie has also put the spotlight on the values of the Arab ... “The screening of Khorfakkan as part of the cultural programming at Guadalajara International Book Fair further enhanced Sharjah’s status as an ambassador of Arab and Emirati culture in Mexico and across Latin America.

Agendas should not mar the grand show

Dawn 29 Nov 2022
QATAR is the first Arab and Muslim-majority country in the Middle East that is hosting a major international sports event, like the football World Cup, which is being played out these days under the umbrella of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA).

Aadil Abedi Paints in Harmony with Poetry Recitation at HDS

The Harvard Crimson 29 Nov 2022
Indeed, coffee is historically intertwined with the culture of Arabic poetry ... “Arabic to me is such a beautiful language and script, and if, through this medium, I can change hearts and minds and engage people into positive conversations around my artwork and the broader approach ...

The fans screamed for Qatar. Their passion hid a secret

Indian Express 29 Nov 2022
Play, the Maroon!” they chanted over and over in Arabic, a reference to the nickname of Qatar’s national team ... that the country had no soccer culture.Advertisement ... The answer was to tap into the region’s already fertile ultras culture and import it. But that same culture is an unlikely fit with the commercialized reality of Qatar’s World Cup.

10 up and coming Arab artists you should know

The National 29 Nov 2022
As the art landscape of the Arab world continues to expand, artists from different backgrounds, cultures and disciplines are presenting work that showcases a diverse range of talent and perspectives ... Why art history is being rewritten and what it means for Arab artists and the region.

Arab culture in our urban space

The Cleveland American 28 Nov 2022
It was in the year 756 when Al-Andalus settled in Al-Andalus, developing Spanish-Arab architecture and urbanism, leaving some representative buildings in Al-Andalus, such as the Alhambra, the Mosque of Cordoba and the Giralda ... Arabs acquire Christianity ... roofs built of Arab tiles.

Abu Dhabi's Zayed University launches Arabic teaching hub to help promote language

The National 28 Nov 2022
Sheikh Abdullah, who is also chairman of the Education and Human Resources Council, spoke of the need to integrate core Emirati values into curriculums and teaching methods from early years through to higher education studies.Arabic language is 'our culture' ... “The Arabic language is a stockpile of our history, our knowledge and our culture.

Arabic-Spanish similarities intrigue audience at Guadalajara International Book Fair in Mexico

Gulf News 28 Nov 2022
He stressed that communication and knowledge exchange with Arab intellectuals and authors would bridge the gap in the knowledge of Arab culture and its current realities ... Poet Abdullah Alhadiya introduced the audience to his poems about the heritage and mythological aspects of Arabic culture.

Sudanese writer Tayeb Salih

The Patriotic Vanguard 28 Nov 2022
Tayeb Salih (July 1929 – 18 February 2009) was a Sudanese writer, cultural journalist for the BBC Arabic programme as well as for Arabic journals, and a staff member of UNESCO. He is best known for his novel Season of Migration to the North, considered to be one of the most important novels in Arabic literature.

Austrian Embassy in Riyadh hosts concert promoting cultural diplomacy 

Arab News 28 Nov 2022
Austrian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Georg Postinger hosted the concert “Orient meets Occident,” blending Saudi and Austrian influences in a night of music and cultural celebration, on Sunday in Riyadh ... The ambassador stressed the importance of holding events that promote cultural understanding and cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Austria.

Winners of 1st Jordan’s Children Film Festival announced

The Jordan Times 28 Nov 2022
The festival also organised a closed panel discussion tackling the lack of Arab cultural productions targeting children ... The panellists discussed ways to increase cultural productions that target children in the Arab world, and came up with a series of recommendations, including.

The Bicester Collection launches MENA edition of Unlock Her Future entrepreneurship prize

Arab News 28 Nov 2022
“We’re delighted that in its inaugural year, the Unlock Her Future Prize will launch in MENA with the support of our partner Ashoka Arab World,” Chantal Khoueiry, chief culture officer for The Bicester Village, told Arab News. “As an Arab woman, I believe I can speak for all when ...

Global Village features Arab superstar Nancy Ajram

Gulf Daily News 28 Nov 2022
Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, said that Arab superstar Nancy Ajram will be performing live on December 12 at the Global Village Main Stage.

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