Thu, 14 Apr|
Aladdin in Versailles
An exclusive talk by Paulo Lemos Horta about Aladdin's story!
Date & Time
14 Apr 2022, 18:00 GTS
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
ABOUT THE EVENT
5.15pm: We will head to Al Mayass Restaurant at the Galleria Mall Abu Dhabi.
6 pm: Pre Iftar Talk: “ALADDIN IN VERSAILLES" by Paulo Lemos Horta, author of the Arabian Nights.
Paulo will recount how he came to the conclusion that Aladdin’s story was forged in Versailles by a storyteller from Aleppo.
Paulo is a NYU global network professor and author of Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights and The Annotated Arabian Nights
Location: Al Mayass Restaurant
We will have the pleasure to conclude the afternoon by an iftar. The perfect occasion to get together and enjoy the spirit of the holly month of Ramadan.