Partnership is a great opportunity to connect with, discover the talents of and empower women
Ananke, new media and development platform focusing on inclusion and empowerment, welcomes Dubai Diaries as media partner for its flagship event Women In Literature Festival. The two-day, online event plans to celebrate literary voices from across the Global South and beyond who are all set to share their views about fictionalizing women’s lived experiences at the second edition of Ananke’s much celebrated Women In Literature Festival 2022 (#WLF2022).
Dubai Diaries is a curated news destination focused on providing its audience with originally crafted content and news that matters. Through its quality news coverage, Dubai Diaries has garnered an enviable and affluent audience of decision makers and C-level readers across the UAE, wider Middle East region and the world. Our audiences appreciate our varied approach to news, and this encourages the editorial team to strive to deliver top-notch business coverage. Dubai Diaries is fast becoming the go-to destination for all things Dubai and the UAE. With its video content, Dubai Diaries take a deep dive into the issues that matter – giving viewers an in-depth insight into technologies, business initiatives, entrepreneurship, and a lot more. Dubai Diaries covers news across a variety of sectors that drive the country’s economy including automotive, finance, retail, hospitality, healthcare, art, literature and technology.
Talking about the partnership, Rabea Saeed-Hassan, Editor Dubai Diaries said: “We are looking forward to the Women in Literature Festival #WLF2022. The partnership is a great opportunity to connect with, discover the talents of and empower women from around the world. Words have great power and there can be no better messenger of these then the women themselves.”
“Events like these are great opportunities to showcase the power of collaborations. How it is so important to not work in silos. I am delighted to have Dubai Diaries as our amazing media partners,” Founder and Executive Editor Ananke and WLF organizer, Sabin Muzaffar said.
With the theme, Rethinking Paper, Ink & Gender, the two-day online event opens up dialogue on publishing and the written word at the intersections of gender, feminist literary activism, innovation, biases, sustainability, linguistic identity, corporatization in publishing and more.
The event will be livestreamed on Ananke’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/anankemag
Organizing partners and collaborators include (in alphabetical order) Readomania, Seagull Books, Zubaan Books, Zuka Books, Ala Books and Authors, Authors Alliance Pakistan, Neem Tree Press and more. Authors include, Myriam Tadasse, Annie Zaidi, Sabyn Javeri, Saba Karim Khan, Aysha Baqir, Zainab Shah, Nilofer Qazi, Kehkasha Khalid, Usman T Malik, Tarun Saint, Arpita Das, Sascha Akhtar, Nilanjana Bhowmick, Naima Rashid, Arshia Sattar, Dr Amina Yaqin, Katherine Abraham, Sara Naveed, Safinah Danish Elahi, Laaleen Sukhera, Arsalan Athar, Mehr F Husain, Taiba Abbas, Musharraf Ali Farooqi, Radhika Maira Tabrez, Linda Collins, Akshita Nanda, Ameena Hussein, Wanjikū Wa Ngūgī, Meena Kandasamy, Anam Zakaria, K Vaishali, Aquila Ismail, Anubha Yadav, Tanushree Ghosh, Shereen Melharbe, Dr Sofia Rehman, Archna Sharma, Hafsa Lodi, Hira Ali, Shahd AlShammari, Lakshana Palat, Kehkashan Khalid, Sidra F Sheikh, Rohama Malik, Sumit Sehgal,
Shreya Ila Anasuya, Piyusha Vir, Nida Usman Chaudhry, Deepti Menon, Harshali Singh, Sutapa Basu, Anupama Jain, Rituparna Ghosh, Archna Sarat, Jenny Bhatt, Mayura Misra, Vijayashanthi Murthi, Manjul Bajaj, Shalini Mullick, Chetna Keer and more. Watch this space for more updates.