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Literary Criticism: Poetic imagery and the biography of poets
27 May @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
A panel discussion on the role of literary criticism in celebrating poetry as “the diwan of Arabs”— a record of their lives and their exploits. The panel will highlight the role of Emirati and Arab poets in reviving and continuing the legacy of Arab poetry as a home for science, a home for thought, and a haven for the soul.
- Sameh Kawaach (Moderator from Palestine),
- critic Dr. Youssef Eid (from Lebanon),
- Dr. Ali Nasr (from Lebanon),
- Faten Hammoudi (from Syria),
- and Muhammad Al-Hamamsi (from Egypt)
Date: Friday 27 May
Location: Main Stage Abu Dhabi International Book Fair