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Welcome to our programme
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Thank you for joining us at Hay Festival 2015 – we hope you had a blast.
Next year's dates are Thursday 26 May–Sunday 5 June 2016.
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The Writers that Formed Us
Event 20 • • Venue: Laure Mghayzel School
Nada Abboudy in conversation with Wajdi Al Ahdal, Yahya Amqassim, Hussein Al Abri and Abdullah Thabit
Why do we Write and What do we Write about?
Event 21 • • Venue: Ghbeyreh School
Assaad Khairallah in conversation with Nazem El Sayed, Rosa Yassin Hassan, Samar Yazbek and Joumana Haddad
The Creative Writing Process
Event 22 • • Venue: Municipal Public Library of Bachoura
What is The Situation of Contemporary Arabic Literature?
Event 23 • • Venue: Municipal Public Library of Monnot
Jabbour Douaihy in conversation with Abdellah Taia, Mansour el Souwaim, Mohammed Hassan Alwan and Mohammed Salah
Is There a New Generation of Arabic Novelists?
Event 24 • • Venue: Lina’s Café (ABC Ashrafieh)
Souheil Matar in conversation with Abdelaziz Errachidi, Yassin Adnan, Faiza Guene and Abderrahim Elkhassar
New Literature from the Maghreb
Event 25 • • Venue: Notre Dame University
New Arabic Literature
Event 26 • • Venue: Municipal Public Library of Bachoura
The Role of Culture in our Society
Event 27 • • Venue: Municipal Public Library of Monnot
Writing and Living outside the Arab World
Event 28 • • Venue: LAU – Business School Auditorium
Contemporary Arabic Poetry
Event 29 • • Venue: Balamand University, Faculty of Sciences