Please join the Middle East History and Theory Workshop on Wednesday, May 3rd at 3:00 PM in Pick 218 (Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture Room).
Our speaker is Rachel Schine (NELC) who will present the paper “Reproducing Blackness in Arabic Popular Literature: The Black Heroes of the Siyar Sha’biyya, their Conception, Contests, and Contexts”.
The discussant is Samantha Pellegrino (Divinity school).
The paper will be distributed via our listserv. Please try to read it in advance for an informed discussion.
Food and beverages will be served. We hope to see you all there!