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Tuesday, 28-01-2014
Nine books were recently published by young Palestinian writers who were winners or were recommended by the Young Writer of the Year Awards 2011 and 2012. The poetry collections were: What if We Were Ghosts? by Samar Abdul Jaber, 4:00 am in the Market by Tareq Al-Arabi, Safar Listening to the...
Saturday, 25-01-2014
The Culture and Arts Programme recently supported a number of cultural events, including a concert featuring Palestinian musician Simon Shaheen, which was held on 11 January 2014 at the Ramallah Cultural Palace, and organised by the Edward Said National Music Conservatory and the Popular Arts...
Saturday, 25-01-2014
The Mosaic Rooms opened the new year with a fantastic two part exhibition Threads of Light // Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here. The exhibition features paintings by Iraqi artist Hanoos Hanoos and a selection of art books and broadsheets from the project Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here. The private...
Tuesday, 21-01-2014
In January and February 2014, twelve Palestinian schools are hosting “The School Film Festival” (SFF), a student-run film festival showcasing short and contemporary Arab and Palestinian films, targeting neighbouring schools and local communities. SFF is organised as part of the “Cinema in Education...
Monday, 20-01-2014
The Qattan Centre for the Child organised a literary evening on 14 January 2014 entitled Strawberry. The event targeted the children from the Literature Clubhouse who have been taught to develop their creative writing skills. The evening included their first on-stage appearance, which gave them the...

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