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Lebanese novelist Hoda Barakat

Monday, April 8, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

White Hall, 110
123 Central Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

Hoda Barakat is an acclaimed Lebanese author. Her novels, plays and texts were translated from Arabic into more than 15 languages. She has been shortlisted for this year's International Prize for Arabic Fiction.  Barakat’s writing has been praised for its bold exploration of ethical, social, and psychological collapse, exposed in times of war. She is currently a Visiting Professor at Dartmouth College .

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Event Type

Reading

Departments

Near Eastern Studies

Contact E-Mail

akc52@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Ayla Cline

Speaker

Hoda Barakat

Speaker Affiliation

Dartmouth College, Visiting Professor

Dept. Web Site

neareasternstudies.cornell.edu

Disability Access Information

If you need accommodations to participate in this event, please contact Ayla Cline at 607-255-6275 as soon as possible.

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