Arts & Literature2020-02-17T12:46:19+03:00

Arts & Literature

Katara launches writing contests on COVID-19 experience

The Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) has launched through its social media channels writing competitions on people’s experience working and studying at home amid global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Open to Qataris and residents, the writing competitions in the English language are part of the cultural activities and competitions recently announced by [...]

March 26th, 2020|

Asterix Creator Albert Uderzo dies at 92

Asterix illustrator Albert Uderzo has died at the age of 92, his family has announced. The French comic book artist, who created the beloved Asterix comics in 1959 with the writer René Goscinny, died on Tuesday. He “died in his sleep at his home in Neuilly from a heart attack. [...]

March 25th, 2020|

Books Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lives

The greatest books are defined as classics for a reason. Written by the greatest literary minds of their time, they have universal themes, characters, experiences, emotions and perspectives that are still relevant today. Some of them are the very inspiration from which entire modern genres of literary fiction have sprung up from.

March 16th, 2020|