Actor, comedian and children's author David Walliams among the stars at this year's event
Tickets for the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, the region’s biggest literary event, will go on sale to the general public on January 15 next.
The event, which takes place from March 1-10 at InterContinental, Dubai Festival City, will see more than 180 authors, poets, artists, speakers and social activists from across the globe talk about books, literature, comics, the world of politics, art and more.
Thirty sessions have been on sale since the official launch of the Festival, with a number of them already sold out.
Actor, comedian and children’s author David Walliams, Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan and Oprah Book Club favourite Cheryl Strayed are among the authors attending this year’s event.
Tickets are available at the Festival website or via the ELF Dubai app, available on the iOS and Google Play app stores and at Magrudy’s outlets around the UAE.For all the latest art news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.