4 - 8 March at InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City
Emirates Airline Festival of Literature is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,
The Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
BBC: Middle East writers go it alone and publish online
A video from BBC News about publishing trends in the Middle East, with more authors choosing to self-publish. Featuring Emirates LitFest 2012 authors Alexander McNabb (Olives and the forthcoming Beirut) and Dania El Kadi(Summer Blast), and Narain Jashanmal of Jashanmal Books.