‘What’s happening across our network this month’
“Afrodeesiac” is a community for spreading the roots of African culture through arts, music, entertainment and festival events for the diaspora of people living in Bangkok.
Didn’t catch Sundance or Cannes? No worries, just grab a seat for one of the many screenings at Istanbul’s premiere film festival. Expect to see all the raved-about movies of the festival year so far, all in one place.
Frankfurt Book Fair
This 500-year-old event holds a place of honour as the world’s most important book fair, hosting more than 7,000 exhibitors from 100 countries, not to mention nearly 300,000 annual visitors.
Diwali, the festival of lights, is a time when friends and families get together, light earthen lamps in their houses, feast on sweet delicacies, exchange gifts and play games.