32 C
Dubai
Saturday, April 13, 2024
spot_img

Abu Dhabi to host children’s literature workshop

Cultural Foundation from September 12 to November 14, as part of its Qalam Creative Writing Programme. The program aims to support Emirati talent and inspire authors to share their creative projects.

Conducted over ten sessions, the workshop will be led by Dr. Fatima Al Mazrouei, a writer and publisher with a PhD in Literature and Criticism. It will begin with an introduction to children’s literature, cover writing principles, elements, and techniques, and include readings of literary texts.

The workshop will also explore illustration techniques, collaboration with illustrators, and practical aspects of writing, proofreading, story editing, and print preparation.

The Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre will publish the participants’ final works through a contractual arrangement that safeguards all parties’ rights.

The Qalam Creative Writing Programme initially started with the Novel Writing workshop, which will conclude with the completion of works by five creative writers. Under the guidance of Dr. Youssef Htini, a professor in the Department of Arabic Language and Literature at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), this workshop covered various novel-related topics, including story development, character building, narrative elements, and more.

Next Article

Related Articles

UAE Streets, Parks, and Malls Buzzing with Eid Al Fitr Festivities, Glorious Gathering

UAE Streets, Parks, and Malls Overflowing with Festive Spirit Amidst the joyous occasion of Eid Al Fitr, the streets, parks, and malls of the United...

UAE Gold Prices Reach New All-Time High, Surging by Dh4.50 per Gram

UAE are advised to stay informed and exercise caution when navigating the gold market, keeping in mind the potential risks and rewards associated with...

Abu Dhabi BAPS Hindu Mandir, Enhancing Visitor Experience Efficient Pre-Registration

Abu Dhabi BAPS Hindu Mandir Unveils Streamlined Pre-Registration System In a significant move aimed at enhancing visitor experience and ensuring a smooth flow of devotees,...

Eid Al Fitr 2024: Heartfelt Blessings from Dubai Ruler and Sheikh Hamdan Spread Joy Across the UAE

Eid Al Fitr 2024: Dubai Ruler, Sheikh Hamdan, and Maktoum Extend Heartfelt Wishes to the UAE Community The sighting of the Shawwal crescent on Tuesday...

UAE President and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Greenlight Dh2.18 Billion Housing Benefits.

UAE President and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Greenlight Dh2.18 Billion Housing Benefits Abu Dhabi made a significant announcement on Monday, unveiling housing benefits worth Dh2.18...

Latest Articles