Mellon Fellows Symposium
Friday February 16, 2018
9:30am - 1:30pm
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Nizar Hermes, Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures
"Ibn Sharaf (d. 1067)’s Elegy for the City of Qayrawan"
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Christina Mobley, Assistant Professor of History
"Vodou History: the Kongo History of the Haitian Revolution"
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Murad Idris, Assistant Professor of Politics
"Reading Ibn Tufayl in the Modern Middle East: Philosophy, Colonialism, and Political Fantasies"
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm