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11 October 2021
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Poetic Tourism
Location: Ibrahim Al Arrayed
Time: 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Fatima Naoot
An Egyptian writer, journalist, poet and translator, and UN Humanitarian Ambassador for the Arts, Fatima Naoot graduated with a degree in architecture from Ain Shams University and has published 31 books to date in a wide range of topics, including poetry, translation, literary and cultural criticism, and intellectualism. In addition to writing several weekly columns and articles for Egyptian and Arab newspapers and magazines, she represented Egypt in international translation workshops and festivals featuring elite poets and translators. Over her career, Naoot won several international literary awards, including 1st place in the 2006 Poetry Prize in Hong Kong, and the 2014 Gibran International Prize in Sydney, Australia.

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Poetry House