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Middle Eastern Studies Lecture Series

"The series aims to introduce innovative interdisciplinary research in the area between Arabic literature and poetics, literary theory and comparative literature."

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
4:00pm – 5:30pm
Virtual
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Clubs & Organizations, Conferences, Lectures & Seminars

Middle Eastern Studies Lecture Series

Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 4pm

Eloquence as Magic: Arabic Poetics and the Aesthetics of Wonder

Lara Harb, Princeton University

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 4pm

A Poem in Arabic, not an Arabic Poem

Huda J. Fakhreddine, University of Pennsylvania

Wednesday, March 31, 2021, 4pm

History of the Novel in Arabic Translation

Rebecca C. Johnson, Northwestern University

Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 4pm

The Quibbler: Al-Jahiz’s Equivocations

Jeannie Miller, University of Toronto

Zoom Link: https://dartmouth.zoom.us/j/94843916771?pwd=VlA5clB1bGJWMmlTdGZtTjFLMXdmdz09

Meeting ID: 948 4391 6771

Passcode: 618942

All lectures are open to the public.

For details contact Daniel Behar: daniel.behar@dartmouth.edu

Sponsored by: the Leslie Center for the Humanities, Jewish Studies, Comparative Literature, and Middle Eastern Studies

 

 

 

For more information, contact:
Daniel Behar

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.