D-CAF 2016: Literature Roundtable on the Genre of Thrillers (Denmark/UK/Egypt)
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Apr 18, 2016 7:00–10:00pm
Organized by: D-CAF - Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival
Venue: The GrEEK Campus
Address: Yousef El Guindy & Falaky Street, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
Admission: Free
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1272202132797141/


Addressing the genre of thrillers of literature, a roundtable discussion moderated by literary scholar Samia Mehrez will bring together writers and intellectuals to engage on the topic of thrillers in our current information age, broaching topics such as terrorism, sources of inspiration for writing a political thriller, and the use of real facts in fiction.

The roundtable will include British – Lebanese author Percy Kemp, as well as bestselling Danish crime writer Michael Katz Krefeld, bestselling Egyptian writer Ahmed Mourad, as well as Egyptian novelist Mohamed Tawfik.