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Coordinator of cultural activities

Ali Sebbagh 1©cd

Ali Sabbagh was graduated from business computing from CNAM, in Paris. Since 2001, he has been working in the field of public reading. He was first in charge of the reading and cultural activities centre from Haret Hreik, in the subburbs of Beyrouth, and then he joined ASSABIL association in 2005 as a librarian. Now he organizes the cultural activities in ASSABIL.

His initial education has been completed by several trainings in the fied of book and public reading, in Lebanon and abroad : debate and creative writing workshops facilitation, cultural management…

His commitment to public reading promotion also led him to participate in international lectures (IFLA, AFLI, ABF).

In 2010, he published his first children book « Where is the Sun ? », with Assala publisher. Since then he has been working on other books.