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- Location: Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture & Research
- Time: 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Abdo Khal – Saudi Arabia
Abdo Khal is a Saudi writer and storyteller. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in political science from King Abdulaziz University. He worked as a journalist and co-edited the periodidcal Al-Rawi issued by the Jeddah Literary Club. He has written several collections of short stories and novels, many of which have been translated. His novel Tarmi Bi-Sharar won the 2008 International Booker Prize. He participated in many Arab festivals and won many awards.