Sharjah Book Authority to Issue “Publishers Weekly Arabic” in Print and Digital

The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Publishers Weekly (PW), a weekly news magazine covering the latest feature stories on the international publishing industry. The MoU enables SBA to bring out a monthly print edition and a weekly digital edition of the magazine for the publishing industry in Arabic.

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Japan Announced Guest of Honour at 37th Sharjah International Book Fair

Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), organisers of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), has announced Japan as the Guest of Honour for the upcoming edition of the fair, which runs from October 31 – November 10 at Sharjah Expo Centre. The selection aligns with SBA’s dedication to introducing Arab readers and intellectuals to the cultural gems of the far east.

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Sharjah Book Authority Takes Part in Moscow International Book Fair

Sharjah’s cultural achievements and its efforts to promote cross-border cooperation in literature, science and the arts were recently showcased by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), at the 31st Moscow International Book Fair (MIBF).

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“Sharjah Book Authority” presents Emirati Cultural to China

Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) actively participated in the 25th edition of Beijing International Book Fair. The fair hosted over 2,500 exhibitors from 93 countries and SBA marked its presence in the global arena.

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Sharjah in Brazil: 12,000 Kilometres Closer through Culture

It was a sight to behold at the Sao Paulo International Book Fair this year, when Brazilian audiences lined up at Sharjah pavilion’s Arabic calligraphy stand to have their names written in a variety of Arabic calligraphy types such as Thuluth, Diwani and Naskh, Brazilian women and girls got delicate Henna drawn on their palms, and thousands of visitors to the book fair watched Emirati artisans creating the UAE’s traditional crafts of Talli and Safeefa, 12,000 km away from Sharjah.

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SBA Gifts Portuguese Translations of Works by Sharjah Ruler and Eminent Emirati Authors to Brazil

During Sharjah’s participation at the 25th São Paulo International Book Fair, the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has visited the University of São Paulo’s headquarters to explore avenues of academic and cultural cooperation with Brazil.

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13 Emirati Authors Launched into the Portuguese Book Market

It is the first time that the works of 13 prominent contemporary Emirati authors have been translated to Portuguese and made available to the community of readers, book lovers and cultural enthusiasts in Latin America. Led by Sharjah, this translation initiative forms part of the emirate’s cultural exchange programme marking its selection as the first guest of honour São Paulo International Book Fair.

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Traditional Emirati Performances Fill Brazil’s Streets

Brazil is no stranger to celebrating culture on streets; home to the world’s biggest street carnivals. These days, the city’s locals are running into energetic performances featuring the best of traditional Emirati performances and dances on Sao Paulo’s historic streets and popular landmarks.

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An Emirati and Arab Cultural Carnival Like Never Before in Brazil…

It’s a vibrant scene drawn by people diving nose-down into an unfamiliar culture, and Sharjah’s internationally acclaimed influence on the global cultural landscape has become talk of a new town, yet again.

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The Arabic Novel Explained to Brazilian Literature Enthusiasts

The relationship between the Arabic novel and history within the context of the Arabic-speaking world, and in particular the process of producing a literary history of the novel genre written in Arabic was the focus of a panel discussion titled, ‘Novel Landscape’, organised yesterday (Saturday) at the on-going edition of São Paulo International Book Fair.

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