News & Events

​​2019

  • ​Tuesday February 19, 2019: Nazira Zeineddine: Pioneer of Islamic Feminism
  • Wednesday February 20, 2019​: Mahmud Shaistari's Rose GArden of Secrets
  • Thursday February 21, 2019: Cheisar (1969) Masoud Kimiai, 100
  • Wednesday February 27, 2019: بين المنام والرحلة
  • Monday March 04, 2019: Gaav(1969) Dariwsh Mehrjui, 104
  • Tuesday March 05, 2019: The sound of Listening Philip Metres
  • Wednesday March 13, 2019: The Cognate infinitive in Lebanese Arabic
  • Wednesday March 13, 2019: New Translations of Angel Island Chinese immigrant detainee Wall poetry
  • Friday March 15, 2019: The Arab Renaissance A Bilingual Anthology of the Nahda
  • Monday March 18, 2019: Brick and Mirror (1965) Ebrahim Golestan, 126
  • Wednesday March 27, 2019: الملائكة في القرآن: تحليل أدبيّ
  • Tuesday April 02, 2019: The Traveler (1974) Abbas Kiarostsmi, 83
  • Wednesday April 10, 2019: Destiny: A study of the MAKAMA of the LION of BADII AL-ZAMAN AL-HAMADANI
  • Monday April 15, 2019: المؤتمر الطلابي الأوّل للدراسات العربية
  • Tuesday April 16, 2019: Into the Night (1978) Parviz Sayyad, 123
  • Wednesday April 24, 2019: شذراتٌ مكارميّة ممّا كتبه سامي مكارم للصحافة أو كُتب عنه فيها
  • Thursday & Friday May 02 & 03, 2019: Mysticism and Ethics in Islam

​​​​​2018​​

  • Saturday & Sunday May 12&13, 2018: اللغة العربية ومهارات التواصل في القرن الحادي والعشرين: رؤى ومقاربات  ​
  • Thursday-Saturday May 10-12, 2018: Approaches to the Study of Pre-modern Arabic Anthologies (in collaboration with Jewett chair)
  • Monday May 07, 2018: Story II The Mystic and the Elephant
  • Friday May 04, 2018: Story I Weaving Speech
  • Thursday May 03, 2018: السحر القرآني ونهاية السحر في التاريخ: القرآن بإعتباره كتابًا للرحمة
  • Saturday & Sunday April 28-29, 2018: Towards Reconstruction of Islamic Studies Workshop
  • Tuesday April 24, 2018: Translating Untranslatables from the Arabic Tradition​
  • Tuesday April 23, 2018: International Conference: Elias Khoury (in collaboration with jewett chair)
  • Friday April 20, 2018: Videoscreening:The Salesman (Forushandeh in Persian)
  • Thursday April 19, 2018: Bilal Orfali in dialogue with chip Rossetti
  • Thursday April 19, 2018: Discuss Award Winning Graphic Novel Metro
  • Thursday April 12, 2018: بناء قصيدة المدح عند الأخطل التَغْلِبيّ
  • Wednesday March 28, 2018: الذي رأى"": محاولةٌ أخرى لقراءة النّفّريّ (ق4ه/10م)
  • Tuesday March 13, 2018: Poetry and Translation Call and Response
  • Thursday March 08, 2018: From Global Ethic to World Ethos? The Future of Hans Küng's Weltethos Project
  • Wednesday March 07, 2018: Translating Hadara: Naguib Mahfouz and a World Ethos
  • Tuesday February 27, 2018: قادرون وبالعربية: تهيَّأ لدويّ حضوري
  • Tuesday February 27, 2018: برهان الدين البقاعي مُنظِّرا لغويا
  • Monday February 19, 2018:Tarjamat Series Translation as a Creative Collaboration 
  • Tuesday February 12, 2018:Reading S.Y. Agnon's "Agunot" in light of Freudian influence 
  • Monday February 12, 2018:​​​​تاريخ دراسات النهضة: إيقاعات الحداثة وإنشطار النص​
  • The Druze Millennium: Celebrating a Thousand Years of Diversity  Deadline January 31, 2018(Call for papers)
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2017

  • Wednesday September 27, 2017: معجم الدوخة التاريخيّ للّغة العربيّة: المنهج والنماذج
  • Sunday September 24, 2017:  نحو ربيع عربي لغوي
  • Friday September 22, 2017: بصرية القصيدة العربية الحديثة
  • Wednesday September 13, 2017: Pedagogies of Revolt: Translating Egyot in Flux
  • Tuesday May 02, 2017:العربية... هذه اللغة الشريفة دراسات في اللغة والنحو والمعجم والساميّات  
  • Thursday April 27, 2017: Rumi, Sufism and the "Good Islam" Constructing Sufism in the Modern World
  • Monday April 24, 2017: حديقة الستين الشاعر جودت فخرالدين
  • Friday April 07, 2017: ندوة حول رواية" خمسون غرامًا من الجنة" لإيمان حميدان الحائزة على جائزة كتارا للرواية العربية
  • Friday March 31, April 01: KIP Multidisciplinary Conference on Discrimination and Sexual Harassment
  • Thursday March 30, 2017: Arabic & Translation Key Moments in Trans-Cultural Connection
  • Monday March 20, 2017: The Madhāhib of Modernity Al-Shidyāq and Literary Politics
  • Tuesday March 14, 2017- March 17, 2017: Tarjamat
  • Monday February 27, 2017: Sufi Adab as Pedagogy: Shaykh-Murid Relationship across the ages
  • Monday February 20, 2017: A Case Study in Semitic Literature
  • Friday February 17, 2017: دراسات نقدية في المخطوطات والمحفوظات والنقوش العربية
  • Thursday February 16, 2017: Unpacking Saadallah Wannous Private Library at AUB
  • Wednesday February 15, 2017: قادرون وبالعربية: ندوة حول روايتين انجزتا في دائرة اللغة العربية
  • Friday February 10, 2017:zeina Halabi
  • Monday Februray 06, 2017: New discoveries in Qatrayith 
  • Wednesday February 01, 2017: Innovatiohn in Arabic Poetry in the 18th century Bilad Al-Sham​
  • ​Wednesday February 01, 2017: Solenn

2016

  •  Monday November 28, 2016: Adab in Its Own Terms: A Study of the Maqamat of Niqula al-Turk 
  • Friday November 25, 2016: The role of the Arabian pre-Islamic Inscriptions in explaining Qur'anic vocabulary 
  • Friday November 04, 2016: ندوة حول شعر تامر ملاط وتوقيع ديوانه 
  • Wednesday October 26, 2016:  جبّور الدويهي يوقّع روايته طُبعَ في بيروت
  • Monday September 26, 2016:قراءة نقدية لإغواء الأدب وسلطة القارئ في العقد لابن عبد ربه الأندلس  
  • ​Friday January 29, 2016: First Phd dissertation by Hanadi Dayyeh

2015

  • Friday November 13,2015: Shalaloun Moustateer' Book Signing by Jihad Al Zein
  • Wednesday October 21, 2015:'Qur’an and Zoroaster in Kurdistan: Authority and Attraction in Muslim Ethics'
  • Monday October 12, 2015: "The Canonization of the European Form of Theater in the Arab World: The Case of Egypt" Lecture By Professor Joseph Zeidan.
  • AUB Assistant Professor Bilal Orfali named member of prestigious Institute for Advanced Study 
  • AUB Professor Ramzi Baalbaki, holder of the Jewett Chair in the Department of Arabic and Near Eastern Languages, has been awarded the prestigious King Faisal International Prize for Arabic Language and Literature.​


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