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Anis Makdisi Program in Literature(AMPL)
 
Events
 AMPL Program 2003/2004

 AMPL Program 2004/2005 - Poster 

 AMPL Program 2005/2006 - Poster - Annual Report

 AMPL Program 2006/2007 - Annual Report

AMPL 2012

AMPL 2013 AMPL 2014



2017

LECTURE
Ziad Dallal "The Madhāhib of Modernity: Al-Shidyāq and Literary Politics"
West Hall (Aud. C) / Monday March 20, 2017 (6:00 pm)

ANIS MAKDISI MEMORIAL LECTURE 2016
Prof. Simon Palfrey (Oxford, UK)
“The Challenge of Shakespeare”
West Hall (Aud. A) / Monday October 3, 2016 (5:30 pm)

SEMINAR
Prof. Simon Palfrey (Oxford, UK)
"The Challenge of King Lear"
West Hall (Aud. B) / Tuesday October 4, 2016 (2:00 pm)
[in association with the English Department and the AUB's theater group]

THEATER
"AUB's Theater and Choir Night"
(20th anniversary of Al-Madina Theater
and AUB's 150th)
Al-Madina Theater / Tuesday October 26, 2016 (6:00pm)
[in association with Al-Madina Theater, AUB's 150th anniversary, and the Zaki Nassif Program for Music]

SYMPOSIUM
"In Remembrance of Constantine Zurayk"
Issam Fares Institute Auditorium & Bathish Auditorium
Monday October 31, 2016 (9:00am-7:00pm)
[in association with the Constantine Zurayk Cultural Foundation, CAH, CAMES, and the History Department]

CONFERENCE
"The Philosophical Legacy of Ameen Rihani"
Notre Dame University (Abu Khater Aud.),
Wednesday November 23-24, 2016
AUB, College Hall B1
Friday November 25, 2016

LECTURE
Dr Timothy Brennan (US)
"Diaspora, Intellectuals, and the State"
Thursday November 24, 2016
(6:00pm - College Hall B1)

PRESENTATION
Dr Maher Mahmassani (US)
"Islam in Retrospect"
Monday December 5, 2016
(5:00pm - Bldg. 37)

LECTURE
Dr Elis​abeth Boehm (Germany)
"Wagner the Ring in Bayreuth and the Idea of Cultural Identity"
Tuesday December 6, 2016
(5:30pm - Bldg. 37)



2016

CULTURAL EVENT

"Issam Mahfouz: Pioneering Poet and Playwright"

عصام محفوظ في الذكرى العاشرة لغيابه
 

February 3, 2016 (6pm)

West Hall, Bathish



CULTURAL EVENT

بشارة السيّدة مريم العذراء  

(AMPL & IFI)

March 24, 2016 (5pm)

Issam Fares Institute Auditorium



CONFERENCE (NDU-AUB)

Charles Malik the Philosopher

Reflections on Process and Impact
NDU Issam Fares Hall 30 March 2016

AUB College Hall B1 31 March 2016



[Program]

LECTURE

Ian Richard Netton

Sharjah Professor of Islamic Studies

(University of Exeter)

The Ikhwan al-Safa' and their Rasa'il

College Hall B1, 4 April 2016 (4:30pm)



LECTURE

Dionisius A. Agius

Al Qasimi Professor of Arabic Studies

& Islamic Material Culture

(University of Exeter)

The Sea is Our Life:

Seaborne Exploration in Medieval Islam

College Hall B1, 5 April 2016 (4:30pm)
 



WORKSHOP (CVSP, CAH, AMPL)

Liberal Arts and the Modern University

West Hall Aud. B, 5 May 2016 (9am-6pm)

 

2015

 

'Anfeh Unveiled' Nadine Panayot Haroun (Balamand)

September 28, 2015 (6pm)

Boustani Aud. Van Dyck



LECTURE (within a conference)

''The Impact of the Protestant and Catholic Translations of the Bible on the Arab Renaissance' Amin Albert Rihani (NDU)

November 2, 2015 (6pm)

Boustani Aud. Van Dyc



LECTURES (within a series of seminars/panels)

"Philosophy and Religion as a 'Way of Life'"

(AUB, NDU, University of Mashhad, Cedars Institute)

November 19, 2015 (10:30am)

West Hall, Aud. A



CULTURAL EVENT

"Celebrating the English Translation of an Anis Makdisi Arabic Poem"

(English Department & Ahliah School)

December 7, 2015 (7:00pm)

West Hall, Aud. A

[Anis Makdisi's POEM: Arabic & English]



POETRY SESSION

"Absence: The Manifestations of a Recollected Presence" May Muzaffar

(English Department & CAMES)

December 8, 2015 (5:00pm)

West Hall, Aud. B


Lecture

Jalal Toufic (USEK)

'Middle Eastern Films Before Thy Gaze Returns to Thee–in Less than 1/24 of a Second'  

Tuesday 24 Feb. 6:30pm, Boustani Auditorium, Van Dyck



محاضرة

أسد رستم: مؤسس علم التاريخ في العالم العربي

الأب جورج برباري

تقدم له ألأستاذة أمل ديبو

يوم الخميس الواقع فيه 26 آذار2015

الساعة السادسة مساءً



قاعة البستاني في مبنى فان دايك







International Workshop

in collaboration with

The Islamic Manuscript Association,

Thesaurus Islamicus, Jafet Library and CAMES

'Codicology of Islamic Manuscripts'




20-24 April 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm (Jafet Library)





Lecture

in association with SOAM, CAMES

'Philistine Aesthetics'

 

20 April 2015 - 6:00 pm (Hostler)

 



International Conference

in association with CAMES, SOAM

 

'Social Thought &Theory in the MENA Region:

Comparative Methods in Studying

Religion & Society'
 



25-26 April 2015 (9am-7pm)

Issam Fares Bldg. (main auditorium)

Program



Symposium

in association with

CRVP, Red Oak, Mahdi Amel Foundation

'Marx, Mroueh, Mahdi'

5-7 May 2015 - 6.30 pm (Bathish)



Memorial Lecture

'Scripture, Poetry, and the Making of a Community:

Reading the Qur'an as a Literary Text'

Angelika Neuwirth

 

 

20 May 2015 - 6.00 pm (College Hall B1)
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