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    The second meeting of the Cambridge Qur’ān Seminar (CQS) will be held on Friday, May 15 at Magdalene College, Cambridge, with multiple sessions dedicated to the umbrella topic of “The Qur’ān in translation.” Don’t miss the 2 p.m. panel with LAL Executive Editors James Montgomery, Philip Kennedy, and Shawkat Toorawa, who will … ContinuedRead More

    Posted on May 13, 2015
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    Missed LAL’s “A Corpus, Not a Canon” event in Oxford last month? You can now get the inside scoop thanks to our Arabic Literature (in English) correspondent. Preview some of the highlights in “Consorts of the Caliphs”: History Through the Writings of 39 Women, which quotes LAL Editors Philip Kennedy, Shawkat Toorawa and Julia Bray, as well as NYU … ContinuedRead More

    Posted on May 12, 2015
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    If you’re attending the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair this Saturday, remember to drop by Booth 11H44 for our full LAL spread… and don’t miss an engaging afternoon panel featuring LAL Executive Editor James Montgomery—editor-translator of Two Arabic Travel Books along with Tim Mackintosh-Smith—who will be discussing 3rd/10th-century cultural encounters between Ibn Fadlan and the … ContinuedRead More

    Posted on May 7, 2015
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    If you find yourself in or around London this week, please join LAL for an afternoon of discussion featuring Devin Stewart, editor and translator of our recent volume Disagreements of the Jurists, who will be presenting a lecture on the prominent Fatimid jurist Al-Qādī al-Nuʿmān and his prolific contributions to the field of … ContinuedRead More

    Posted on April 21, 2015