Program in Comparative Literature

Roundtable Discussion w/Alexander Elinson

Fri, March 30, 2012 | WMB 6.146

12:00 PM

Recalling al-Andalus in Arabic and Jewish Literature
WMB 6.146
Friday, March 30, 2012
12 PM

This presentation will focus on the themes of loss and nostalgia in literature from al-Andalus (medieval Muslim Spain) and discuss how these themes have been inherited, developed, and exploited by writers of different eras, backgrounds, and genres.

Sponsored by: Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Religious Studies
Center for European Studies
Chair in Ethnic and Third World Literatures
Program in Comparative Literature
Department of English

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