Khaled Khalifa: Duke University, Feb. 10-12

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The Mellon Foundation Humanities Writ Large and Duke University Middle East Studies Center will host award-winning Syrian novelist, screenwriter, and poet Khaled Khalifa at Duke University from Feb. 10-12, 2016. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, see the schedule and/or flyer below for more information.

Feb. 10-Writing Fiction When Your Country Is Falling Apart

5:00 p.m., Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Franklin Center 240

Feb. 11-In Praise of Hatred: A Conversation With Khaled Khalifa

5:30 p.m., Breedlove Room, Rubenstein Library Floor 3 — West Campus

Feb. 12-Death Is Hard Work: Arabic Session

6:00 p.m., Thomas Room, Lilly Library — East Campus 

This event is sponosored by AMES FastTRack; Duke University Middle East Studies Center; Mellon Foundation Humanities Writ Large; and The Novel Project at Duke.