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  • LitFest Launch Pad: English Edition

    Each year, LitFest Launch Pad provides debut authors from the UAE the opportunity to introduce their work to readers. For the 2024 edition, we have invited Marie-Jeanne Acquaviva and Olivia Froudkine (co-writers of Dubai is my Home), Toyin Akanni (the Barki series), Farah Flisher (Meher & Me), Jay Hong (Road Master: Crossing the Desert Misconception and Arriving to the Oasis of Understanding) and Samama Raza (Anti-Romantic) to speak about their respective books, their journey to publication and the pinch-me moments they’ve experienced along the way. With Tamreez Inam.


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