American Univesity of Beirut

Evening of Arabic poetry and music

​​The Iraqi Club at AUB, in collaboration with Jafet Library, is glad to invite you to enjoy Arabic poetry and music.

As part of the series “Umsiyat rusul al-rahmah al she’riya”, the Iraqi Club is organizing an evening of Arabic poetry and music with the poets Mahdi Mansur and Alaa Kayali, and the musician Samer Abu-Noor.

Mahdi Mansour, a Lebanese poet who got his Ph.D. in physics 4 months ago.  He has already published six poetry collections, the latest was launched during the Beirut International Book Fair, “الظلُّ فجرٌّ داكن”.

Alaa kayali, is an AUB senior student majoring in Arabic literature. He is active in the literary scene and has organized a series of poetry events with The Iraqi Cultural club at AUB.

Samer Abu Al-Nour, a Syrian Musician, oud player.

Books will be offered as gifts to the poets, musicians, and some of the audience.

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016, at 6:00 pm.

Where: Auditorium Bathish, WestHall, AUB.

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