ALC-ALIF Photography Club on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 4 PM
Meet in front of the fountain in Batha
We will visit a number of current photography exhibits.
ALC-ALIF Book Club: Saturday, Dec. 3 at 1 PM in Room 1
This week we will read a very early example of satire in literature, a text called “The Instructions of Dua-Khety” or “Satire of Trades”, written 4000 years ago in Egypt. Join us as we explore this ancient text together.
The link below has an English translation of the text:
Film at ALIF Riad: Captain Abu Raed
Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 PM, ALIF Riad, 6 Derb Drissi, Batha
Captain Abu Raed (Arabic: كابتن أبو رائد) is a Jordanian Film directed and written by Amin Matalqa. It is the first feature film produced in Jordan in more than 50 years. The Royal Film Commission of Jordan endorsed Captain Abu Raed to be submitted to the 81st Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, the first ever submitted by Jordan. The film won awards at numerous film festivals, including the Sundance Film Festival, Heartland Film Festival, and the Dubai International Film Festival.
Interested in getting a scholarship or a grant for your association, or participating in a cultural exchange program?
The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy is organizing an info session in collaboration with ALC Fes on Tuesday, December 6 at 3 PM in Room 30.
The session will introduce MEPI grants for local NGO’S and associations, as well as inform young people about different cultural exchange programs and scholarship opportunities in the United States.
All are welcome!