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From Tablet to Pen: The Literary History of Islam
A Seminar with Reza Aslan
May 5, 2011 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Internationally-acclaimed writer and scholar of religions Reza Aslan gives an overview of the history of Islam and the different languages and poetic traditions of the Islamic world.
- May 5, 2011
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
2011: Bruce Lawrence on the Language of the Qur’anRecorded On: Tuesday, March 19, 2013
An excerpt from Duke University professor Bruce Lawrence‘s introduction to the poetic style and aural beauty of the Qur’an and challenge of translating archaic Arabic into modern-day…
2011: Illuminated Verses: Poetries of the Islamic WorldRecorded On: Saturday, May 7, 2011
Excerpts from the day-long public symposium for Illuminated Verses, Saturday, May 7, 2011