a public event
Muslim American Literature
A public lecture by Professor Mohja Kahf, University of Arkansas.
Monday, June 05, 2006
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Von Grunebaum Library
10383 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
In Spring Quarter 2006, the Center for Near Eastern Studies and the Center for European and Eurasian Studies, together with the Department of Sociology, offer a series of public lectures on Muslim Diaspora Communities in Europe and North America.
Mohja Kahf (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville) is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature. She is the author of Western Representations of the Muslim Woman (University of Texas Press, 1999) and a poetry collection, Emails from Scheherazad (University Press of Florida, 2003). Her forthcoming novel is about growing up Muslim in the Midwest in the seventies.
- Peter Szanton, Center for Near Eastern Studies, 310-825-1455
- Jim Robbins and Amanda Mountain, Center for European and Eurasian Studies, 310-825-4060
Cost: All lectures are free and open to the public.