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Saba Karim Khan

Saba Karim Khan is an author, award-winning documentary filmmaker and educator, who read Social Anthropology at the University of Oxford and works at NYU Abu Dhabi. Khan’s debut novel, Skyfall was published by Bloomsbury and she is a contributor to the recently launched anthology, Ways of Being: Creative Non-fiction by Pakistani Women. She is a columnist for Khaleej Times and her writing, interviews and talks have appeared in the Guardian, BBC, the Independent, the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, Lahore Literary Festival, NYUAD Institute, Gulf News, The National, Wasafiri, Huffington Post, Verso, LUMS, Think Progress, Dawn, the Friday Times and Express Tribune. Khan’s doc-film, Concrete Dreams: Some Roads Lead Home, produced by the Doha Film Institute (DFI), secured official selections and won awards at film festivals in NYC, Paris, Berlin, Toronto, USA, Sweden, Japan and India. Before joining the Academy, Khan worked as Country Marketing and Public Affairs Head at Citigroup. Born in Karachi, she now lives in Abu Dhabi with her husband and two daughters.

Saba Karim Khan

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    Stories from the Margins

    Join Mai Al-Nakib (An Unlasting Home) and Balli Kaur Jaswal (Now You See Us) for a provocative conversation about justice, power and the untold stories of marginalised women.

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    50.00 AED

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    It's a Long Story: Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai & Grace Nono

    Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai (Dust Child) and Grace Nono (Babaylan Sing Back) join forces for a powerful conversation about subversing, reimagining and unlearning the narratives imposed upon their people.

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    75.00 AED


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