Introduction to the Language of the Qur’an

Bruce Lawrence
A Seminar with Bruce Lawrence
Date and Time: 
March 19, 2011 - 2:00PM to 4:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members

Duke University professor Bruce Lawrence offers an introduction to the poetic style and aural beauty of the Qur’an and discusses the challenge of translating archaic Arabic into modern-day English.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Poetry in the World
Illuminated Verses