Arabic Literature Lecture Series

2018 - 2019

Ahmed Naji

Title: "Rotten Evidence: Reading and Writing in the Egyptian Prison"

When: Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Where: Poulton 230

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Kevin Blankinship (Brigham Young University)

Title: "Memento Ma'arri: The Art of Dying in Classical Arabic Literature"

When: Thursday, April 4th, 5 PM 

Where: CCAS Boardroom (ICC 141, enter through 241)

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Stephen Sheehi (college of William and Mary)

Title: "Refusing the 1948 Partition Plan of the Sensible: Decolonizing Palestinian Photography"

When: Wednesday, February 20th, 6:00 PM EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS. 

Where: CCAS Boardroom (ICC 141, enter through 241)

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Elizabeth M. Holt (Bard COllege)

Title: "Fictions of Capital in the Nile Valley: Tayeb Salih's Season of Migration to the North, the Nahdah, and the Cold War"

When: Thursday, October 11, 5:00PM 

Where: CCAS Boardroom (ICC 141, enter through 241)

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2017 - 2018

MAHDI ARAR (UNIVERSITY OF SHARJAH

معجم المرأة في القرآن الكريم: مفردات الكلام والأحكام والأعلام
11 April, 3:00 pm, Poulton 230

المعجم الغوي التاريخي: المغَيَّب المنتَظَر
19 April, 5:40 pm, Poulton 230

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*Both talks are in Arabic.


2011-2012

CLIVE HOLES (UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD)

Title: "Colloquial poetry: the vox populi of the Arabs"

When: 31 October, 4:00pm

Where: ICC 241 (CCAS Boardroom)

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