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The authors for the 2016 Emirates Airline Festival of Literature have now been announced! More than 140 top authors from around the world will gather in Dubai on March 1-12 2016 for two weeks of literary activity.

Author Tag: Arab World

Abdulla Al-Dabbagh

Abdulla Al-Dabbagh

Former Professor of English Literature at UAE University and author of Literary Intellectuals: Read More

Abdullah Ali Hassan

Abdullah Ali Hassan

Eight-year-old phenomenon and youngest Emirati author to have published three booksRead More

Adel Khozam

Adel Khozam

Highly regarded Emirati poet, journalist and broadcaster, author of three poetry collectionsRead More

Afshin Molavi

Afshin Molavi

Senior Advisor of Oxford Analytica, political commentator on Middle East events and author of Read More

Ahlam Bsharat

Ahlam Bsharat

Author of short stories for children and adults and books for children and teenagers including Read More

Al Hanouf Mohammad

Al Hanouf Mohammad

Poet and travel writer; her book 'The Road to Japan' finds new insights into the similarities Read More

Ali Abu Al Reesh

Ali Abu Al Reesh

Managing Editor of Al Ittihad newspaperRead More

Anthony Calderbank

Anthony Calderbank

Director of British Council Bahrain and translator of contemporary Arabic literature including Read More

Asma Hilal Lootah

Asma Hilal Lootah

Founder and owner of award-winning 100 Pilates studio and winner of the 2012 Emirates Woman of Read More

Badriya Al Shamsi

Badriya Al Shamsi

Novelist, narrator and poet, author of the award-winning 'Ambitious Mirror' short story Read More

Brian Johnson

Brian Johnson

Award-winning architect whose accomplishments include Dubai Creek Golf ClubRead More

Con Coughlin

Con Coughlin

Defense Editor at the Daily Telegraph and author of several booksRead More

David Neild

David Neild

David Neild was born in Portsmouth in 1938, the second son of a Royal Naval Officer. In 1959 he Read More

Diana Darke

Diana Darke

Arabist and writer on Turkey and Syria, best known for her book 'My House in Damascus' and her Read More

Dr. Amal Belhoul

Dr. Amal Belhoul

Psychologist and Social Consultant at Watani Al Emarat FoundationRead More

Faisal J. Abbas

Faisal J. Abbas

Award-winning journalist, Huffington Post blogger and social commentator; currently the Read More

Fatima Sharafeddine

Fatima Sharafeddine

Award-winning writer and translator of over 110 books for children and young adults; her books Read More

Francis Matthew

Francis Matthew

Editor-at-Large of Gulf News and co-editor of two pictorial histories of the UAE, 'Building a Read More

Ghada Karmi

Ghada Karmi

Academic and author of a number of books revolving around life in Palestine including 'In Read More

Hammour Ziada

Hammour Ziada

Sudanese journalist and writer of 'The Longing of the Dervish', which won the Naguib Mahfouz Read More

Hatoon Al Fassi

Hatoon Al Fassi

Columnist and historian specialising in women’s history and author of 'Women In Pre Islamic Read More

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