For the Love of Words
The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, one of the Arab World’s most beloved literary events, commemorated its 10th anniversary with the publication of a limited-edition book. For the Love of Words, published by Dubai-based Motivate Publishing. It was launched at the opening ceremony of the Festival, held from 1-10 March, 2018.
For the Love of Words features eighty-four inspirational voices – authors, speakers, illustrators and poets – that have been a part of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature over the years. The anthology is a collection of articles, poems, short stories and illustrations that celebrates the love of words.
Contributors include Jo Malone, Ian Rankin, Shashi Tharoor, Saud Alsanousi & Carol Ann Duffy.