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Thu, 14 Apr


Abu Dhabi

Aladdin in Versailles

An exclusive talk by Paulo Lemos Horta about Aladdin's story!

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Aladdin in Versailles
Aladdin in Versailles

Date & Time

14 Apr 2022, 18:00 GMT+4

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates


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

6.45pm: Iftar 


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.

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