Poetry Night – Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2020

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We are hosting a very special Poetry Night as part of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature in 2020!

Our mission with our poetry readings is to remind each other that poetry is indeed for EVERYONE. 

Hosted by Dubai Poetics founder Jamil Adas this poetry night is laid-back, fun and full of honest poetry.

The following poets & spoken word artists will be gracing our stage on the night:

Alysia Knowles
Alaa Abu Arshid
Farah Chamma
Carlos Andres Gomez

Ahmad Nizar
Harry Baker

Danabelle Gutierrez
Osama Al Husseini
Suhaib Alises
Namal Siddiqui
Maher Gidwani
Hakeem Kemet
Yaz
Jamil Adas

LOCATION: Al Baraha 3, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
(You can find further details on the location –> here)

DATE: Saturday, 8 February 2020
TIME: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

FREE ENTRANCE – Open to EVERYONE but… 

PLEASE let us know you’re coming by clicking the “BOOK NOW” button on the link below
Event on Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

Your point of contact for any enquiries:
Jamil Adas
+971 (50) 358 5042
poetry@dubaipoetics.com

Want to get a sneak preview on what to expect? 
Check out our YouTube channel that is filled with amazing poetry performances:

THE POETRYHOOD ON YOUTUBE


VIDEOS

“Falafel Löffel” – by Harry Baker

“شهيدٌ أنا فاذكروني” – by Osama Al Hussaini

“A Schoolgirl’s Crush at Thirty Four” & “Smoke Song” – by Danabelle Gutierrez

“Red” & “قديش كان في ناس” – by Suhaib Alises

“Where Are You Really From?” & “Beautiful” (a freestyle poem) – by Carlos Andrés Gómez

“ABCs” & “Mochachino Baby” – by Alysia Knowles

“A Poetic Dissection of Love” & “Equilibrium” – by Maher Gidwani


PHOTOS

(courtesy of Sofia Cox)