December 2, 2010 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Location: 19 Washington Square North
The lecture is sponsored by the Library of Arabic Literature, directed by Philip Kennedy, Professor of Middle East and Islamic Studies and Comparative Literature, NYU, and Faculty Director of the NYUAD Institute’s public programs and conferences. The project is commissioning translations and publishing a library of classic works of Arabic literature and culture in English and Arabic parallel-text editions.
Michael D. Cooperson Professor of Arabic, the University of California, Los Angeles