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Painting as Pretext for Writing Historical Novel

Dec 2023
Monday 08:00 PM - 09:00 PM

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Rasha Adli is a novelist and researcher in art history, holds a master’s degree in art history and is a research member of the World Association of Fine Art Historians. Rasha has contributions, articles, and research in the field of arts published in specialized Arab and foreign magazines. She published her book “Cairo City Memories” on the art of Orientalism in 2012 and published ten novels. The English version of her novel “Passion” won the Banipal International Prize for Translation in 2021 and was longlisted for the Dublin International Prize in Literature in 2022. Her work was longlisted for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction in 2017 and 2019.

Where memory is the house of culture and knowledge; where the original council, separated by a cultural sidewalk that connects Muharraq with the intellectuals and writers of the world. The house itself, located at the heart of the city, opens its doors to cultural production in the fields of thought, literature, politics, philosophy, culture and art.

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