On December 6, 2018, the Alwaleed Program held the inaugural event in the Alwaleed bin Talal Seminar in Islamic Studies. In room packed with students, faculty and visiting fellows, world-renowned philologist and scholar of Islamic intellectual history, Dimitri Gutas, presented his new research on the translation of Aristotle's Poetics into Arabic and the transmission of its various manuscripts in the Arabic-speaking world.
"Arabic Studies Beyond Arabic: Integrating the Western Humanities Canon"
Professor of Arabic and Greco-Arabic, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Yale University
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Boylston Rm. 105
Please contact Farah El-Sharif at email@example.com to RSVP.