Unrequired Poems: Babtain Program Lecture Series 2014


Mar
24
2014

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  • Speaker: Iman Mersal, Ph.D.
  • Host Department: Near Eastern Studies
  • Date: 03/24/2014
  • Time: 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Location: Michigan League (911 North University) 2nd Floor, Vandenberg Room

  • Description:

    Dr. Mersal will address these questions and others regarding the role of poetry and revolution. Her lecture will discuss these questions at two historical moments when the relationship between Egyptian poets and political commitments experienced shifts and transformations - in the 1990's and in the aftermath of the 2011 Egyptian uprising.