Adult event

Women in History: Bettany Hughes, Professor Rafia Ghubash & Reem Al Kamali

Event No. 103, Fri 07 February, 14:00 - 15:00,
Al Baraha 2, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City

Language: English

Authors: Reem Al Kamali, Rafia Ghubash, Bettany Hughes

AED59.00 All prices are inclusive of VAT

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She is the poet, the writer, the queen and the ruler. She is also the warrior and the sage.

With their ambition and intelligence, women have been able to break free, lead battles, make truces and change history. Our panel of writers and historians will discuss the great roles women have played through the ages.

British historian Bettany Hughes’ bestselling books and TV series cover historical topics including Helen of Troy and ancient Egypt. Her new book is Venus & Aphrodite.

Professor Rafia Ghubash, the founder of Dubai’s Women’s Museum, the first Emirati psychiatrist, first Emirati woman to receive a professorship in psychiatry and the first female president of a regional university, has published books documenting UAE heritage and history.

Reem Al Kamali is an Emirati writer and journalist, and the author of Sultanate of Hurmoz and The Dalma Statue.