The Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture


Sunday, September 28, 2008  7:00pm Miller Theatre


Free and open to the public

No registration necessary

First come, first served seating

The Arabic poet, Adonis, will read his poems to remember Edward Said on the fifth anniversary of his death. The American poet C.K. Williams will be on hand to read translations of Adonis's poems. The readings will be followed by a piano recital by the pianist Saleem Abboud Ashkar, a protégé of Daniel Barenboim and mentored by Edward Said as well. Also playing will be clarinetist and composer Kinan Azmeh


By Semester