The German Embassy Doha and the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region cooperate with the Ministry of Culture and Sports to inform the audience of the Qatari capital on the German book market and present selected books in German, English and Arabic. The Doha International Book Fair takes place at the Doha Exhibition & Convention Centre from 29 November to 5 December 2017. During the fair various talks and presentations will take place as part of a varied program offered by the German institutions.
Renowned German children book author and illustrator Ute Krause
will be in conversation with TV presenter Crystal Tannoury. Ute Krause who has written over 20 children books and illustrated more than 400 children books will talk about her work as an author and illustrator. Several of her books have been translated into Arabic and are published and widely available in the Arab world. She has been giving workshops for aspiring authors in the Gulf Region to support the initiatives of the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region.