Day 1 - 26 February, 2009

Each session lasts an hour, followed by 30 minutes of Q&A

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Starts at Al Khayma
Ballroom 3
Igloo Al Merkaz
Ballroom 1
Al Medina
Ballroom 1A
Al Majlis
Ballroom 2
15:00 Glittering Prizes: The Impact of Literary Prizes on Writers & Readers
15:30 Literature Knows No Frontiers: Turki al-Dakhil, Shakir Noori & Samuel Shimon Nahed al-Shawa & Qaisra Shahraz: Babies Need Books Peter James: Criminally Accurate
16:00
16:30
17:00 Jamil Qureshi:
Turning Ambition into Achievement
17:30 Kate Adie: Risking All The Arab Novel: Ibrahim al-Koni, Gamal al-Ghitani,
Fadhil al-Azzawi, Samuel Shimon
18:00 Anthony Horowitz  
18:30  
19:00  
19:30 Chimamanda Adichie Anita Amirezzvani
20:00 Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously
20:30
21:00
21:30
22:00

All events at EAIFL offer simultaneous Arabic-English/English-Arabic translation.