Poetry Night this Friday – NELC profs reading poetry

In honor of National Poetry Month the Faculty of the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization will have a poetry reading night, in which scholars will read poems (in the Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, Hittite, and Armenian and in translation) and contextualize them. We will also invite colleagues from SALC to share with us their poetry.

When: Friday, April 22nd , 5:30

When: Pick Lounge, Pick Hall, 5828 S. University Ave

Participants [in order of appearance]:
Theo van den Hout
Tahera Qutbuddin
Ahmed El Shamsy
Franklin Lewis
Saeed Ghahremani
Hripsime Haroutunian
Kay Heikkinen
Amina Mohamed
Ariela Finkelstein
Orit Bashkin

We hope to see all of you!

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