Arabic Poetry and Stories in Translation
Join Haifa Zangana and Wen-chin Ouyang for two events on Arabic Poetry and Stories in Translation.
Pilgrimage and Beyond
2.30 - 5.30pm
A workshop on creative uses of Arabic travel writings, exploring the works of Ibn Battuta, Tim MacKintosh-Smith and Ross Dunn. Workshop participants will explore means and ways to make Arabic literature accessible beyond a specialist circle, in comparative perspective.
Material for the workshop is available on the event website:
6.30 - 7.30pm
Reading Women on a Journey and Keys to a City, in which Ibn Battuta also features.