SOAS University of London

Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS)

Inaugural session: Translation and The Post-Modern

Professor Sadik Jalal Al-Azm

Date: 30 November 2010Time: 6:00 PM

Finishes: 30 November 2010Time: 9:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Lecture

The inaugural session of the international symposium, The Translation of Modern Arabic Literature Into European Languages.
16.30 – 18.00   Registration for Participants & Coffee In the entrance hall to the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre
Welcome Address

 Dr Ayman A El-Desouky, CCLPS, SOAS

Welcome Address 

Dr Rita Awad, on Behalf of the Director of ALECSO

Keynote Address

Professor Sadik Jalal Al-Azm: Translation and The Post-Modern

Chair: Dr Rita Awad, ALECSO

In-Conversation with Sadik Al-Azm

Professor Stefan Wild
Professor Marilyn Booth
Professor Elliott Colla

Chair: Dr Ayman A El-Desouky, CCLPS, SOAS

19:40-20:00Q & A---Concluding Remarks
20:00-21:00Reception in Brunei Gallery Suite
All are welcome

Organiser: The SOAS Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies, CCLPS

Sponsor: The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisaton, ALESCO