‘Many, Many Works of Wonder’: Beyond the Classic Classics

via the always great Arabic Literature (in English) BY MLYNXQUALEY on JULY 14, 2015 • ( 0 ) The fifth session of “A Corpus Not a Canon: A Workshop on the Library of Arabic Literature,” a panel series hosted by Dame Marina Warner and LAL General Editor Philip Kennedy at All Souls College, Oxford in April, focused on “LAL’s remit, ambition, and complexity.” Philip Kennedy and Richard Sieburth led … Read more ‘Many, Many Works of Wonder’: Beyond the Classic Classics

Interview with Marina Warner…

… on the Revelations of Classical Arabic Literature and Judging the Man Booker International by mlynxqualey via Arab Literature (in English) Marina Warner is an internationally renowned novelist, critic, and cultural historian who is host to a massive upcoming Arabic literature workshop in Oxford and the chair of judges for the 2015 Man Booker International: Warner’s award-winning works of popular scholarship have touched on classical Arabic literature, as in Scheherazade’s Children: Global Encounters with the … Read more Interview with Marina Warner…