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    Earlybird tickets available now

    box office: 01497 822 629

    Here are the details of our 2016 Hay Festival earlybird events. These are just a few highlights, and we will release more throughout the spring.

    Marek Brieška in conversation with Mohammed Hassan Alwan, Randa Jarrar, Abdellah Taia and Hussein Al Abri

    Why do we Write and What do we Write about?

    Event 39 Venue: Municipal Public Library of Bachoura

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Charbel Dagher in conversation with Islam Samhan, Hussein Jelaad, Abdullah Thabit, Abderrahim Elkhassar

    Young Arab Poets

    Event 40 Venue: Municipal Public Library of Monnot

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Alawiya Sobh in conversation with Zaki Baydoun, Hala Kawtharani, Nazem El Sayed and Hyam Yared

    New Lebanese Literature

    Event 41 Venue: Lina’s Café (ABC Ashrafieh)

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Hamdy El Gazzar and Yahya Amqassim in conversation with the winners of the Beirut19 competition

    A meeting between Beirut19 and Beirut39 authors

    Event 42 Venue: LAU – Business School Auditorium

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Readings by Abderazzak Boukebba, Faiza Guene, Abdelaziz Errachidi and Nagat Ali

    Tales from North Africa

    Event 43 Venue: Kutubus – La Corniche

    Readings in Arabic and French
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    Hartmut Faehndrich, Marek Brieška, Alice Guthrie and Pius Alibek

    Translating from Arabic

    Event 44 Venue: Université Saint-Joseph

    The translators Hartmut Faehndrich, Marek Brieška, Alice Guthrie and Pius Alkibek will discuss the beauties and challenges of translating Arabic into other languages.

    Please note that this event is in English

    Venue address: Salle Joseph Zaarour, Institut de Langues et de Traduction (ILT), 6th floor, Campus des Sciences Humaines (CSH), Université Saint-Joseph (USJ), Rue de Damas
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    Yusra Mukaddam in conversation with Rosa Yassin Hassan, Najwan Darwish, Samar Yazbek and Samer Abou Hawwash

    The Literary Language of Men and Women

    Event 45 Venue: Sanayeh House

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Rachid Daif in conversation with Mansoura Ez Eldin, Mohammad Salah Al Azab and Youssef Rakha

    New Egyptian Literature

    Event 46 Venue: T-Marbouta Cafe

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    Hassan Daoud in conversation with Abdelkader Benali, Yassin Adnan, Mansour El Souwaim and Dima Wannous

    What is the Situation of Contemporary Arabic Literature?

    Event 47 Venue: Zico House

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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    The Beirut39 authors introduced by Pierre Abi Saab

    39 minutes (followed by a night of music and entertainment)

    Event 48 Venue: Place de L’Etoile, Downtown Beirut

    The Beirut39 authors introduced by Pierre Abi Saab will share their experiences of the festival with the audience.

    Please note that this event is in Arabic
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