Reading & Discussions

May 2012
Tuesday, May, 15, 6:00 pm Rereading Manto's "Letters to Uncle Sam" in Perilous Times. With Saadia Toor
December 2010
Sunday, December, 19, 6:00 pm Great Conversations: An Evening with Renowned South African Poet Breyten Breytenbach
Thursday, December, 2, 7:00 pm Dramatic Readings of Excerpts from the Plays of Jalila Baccar
November 2010
Tuesday, November, 23, 7:00 pm The Poetry of Najwan Darwish - Followed by a Discussion with Poet Moderated by Bashir Abu Manneh
October 2010
Saturday, October, 30, 6:00 pm Syrian Poet ADONIS - Moderated by Khaled Mattawa
Thursday, October, 14, 7:00 pm Ka’annani Ana (As if I Were Myself) by Omar Khalifah
August 2009
Thursday, August, 6, 7:30 pm Spoken Word and Free Verse with Poet Hind Shoufani
April 2009
Wednesday, April, 15, 7:00 pm An Evening of Contemporary Arab Literature
March 2009
Monday, March, 30, 7:00 pm Jean Genet's "Un Captif Amoureux" (Prisoner of Love) with an Introduction by Ahdaf Soueif
December 2008
Wednesday, December, 10, 6:00 pm Accountability for Torture and Rendition with David Cole, Moderated by Issa Mikel
September 2008
Tuesday, September, 30, 7:30 pm Israel-Palestine: Beyond the Headllines with Alison Weir Moderated by Brian Drolet
May 2006
Thursday, May, 11, 7:30 pm Ismail Khalidi
December 2005
Tuesday, December, 6, 7:00 pm Lawrence Joseph
July 2005
Wednesday, July, 13, 7:00 pm Betty Shamieh
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