Sherine Mansour

Luxor Arab Poetry Festival Kicks Off Next Thursday

The sixth edition of the Luxor Arab Poetry Festival is set to be launched next Thursday. The sixth edition of the annual Luxor Arab Poetry Festival will take place in Luxor, Egypt, from November 15th to November 18th, with the participation of 40 poets from across 18 governorates in Egypt. The festival will also see other cultural workshops and events take place, including folklore conferences, sessions discussing the transformations of Arabic poetry, and a fine art exhibition entitled “Shadow Strings,” which will display works by 25 artists, professors, and students from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Luxor, as well as key writers and innovators in the Arab world.