Lebanon’s National Library is Open Till November 20

The rehabilitation project of the National Library is supposedly complete but it won't be opening anytime soon because the cabinet has yet to appoint an executive board and director. Nevertheless, there's an ongoing exhibition organized by the Lebanese Foundation for the National Library till November 20 inside the National Library from 11 am till 6 pm so this is your chance to have a sneak peek visit before it closes down again. The "Bitasarrof" exhibition…

Maximum Max: A Comic Book Inspired by Maxime Chaya’s Adventures

Lebanese explorer and mountaineer Maxime Chaya released few days ago a comic inspired by his own adventures in cooperation with Hachette Antoine publishing house. "Maximum Max" is a series of 7 comic albums that will be available in both French and Arabic. The stories were written by Rabih Haddad while the illustrations were drawn by Lebanese actor and comedian Tony Abou Jaoude. The aim from these comics is to encourage children to read and raise…
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Maya Zankoul’s New Book Explores Similarities Between Beirut & New York

1 month ago
Lebanese blogger and visual artist Maya Zankoul launched her latest book yesterday entitled “Beirut-New York” where she explores unlikely similarities between these two highly incompatible cities. The illustrations are funny, witty and spot-on, just like ...
Beirut

Living The Single Life In Beirut

2 years ago
[YouTube] I am happily married because I chose to, but I’ve never understood the pressure that families and society in general here in Lebanon put on single women and men who don’t wish to get ...
Beirut

Where To Find Used Books In Beirut?

2 years ago
Al Sa2eh Library in Tripoli If you are looking for places in Beirut that sell used books, here’s the list that AgendaCulturel came up with: 1- Bargain Box (Next to Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon ...
Books

In Pictures: Car-Free Day In Monot-Huvelin

2 years ago
You can check out more pictures and videos on my instagram [LeNajib], and on Achrafieh2020 Facebook Page [Here]. ...
Books

Launch of Joumana Haddad’s “Superman is an Arab” in Arabic

3 years ago
It’s happening today at Biel in Beirut between 7pm and 9pm. For those of you who don’t know who Joumana Haddad is, you can check out my previous post [Here]. Joumana is a quite an ...
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Lebanese Gilbert Simon Wins First Prize In The Contest For The Cover Drawing of Asterix and the Picts

3 years ago
Gilbert Simon and his winning cover : Pictue from LorientLeJour Gilbert Simon won the contest for the cover drawing of the latest Asterix and Obelix comic entitled “Asterix and the Picts” (Category Over 25 years ...
Books

Looking for Sober Days

3 years ago
If anyone has a copy of Sober Days and is willing to sell me it then [Email Me] Posted by Mark ...
Books

The Jewelled Kitchen now available at Librairie Antoine

3 years ago
I went to Antoine & Spinneys to get the book a couple of weeks back but it wasn’t available yet. However, it’s available now for those interested. I already got my copy. The Jewelled Kitchen ...