IMC 2009: Sessions

Session 1327: Harun al-Rashid after 1200 Years, II: The Legend

Wednesday 15 July 2009, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:School of Abbasid Studies, Universities of St Andrews, Cambridge, and Leuven
Organiser:Hugh Kennedy, Department of the Languages & Cultures of the Near & Middle East, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
Moderator/Chair:Hugh Kennedy, Department of the Languages & Cultures of the Near & Middle East, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
Paper 1327-aLike Father Like Son: Harun al-Rashid and his Son al-Mu'tasim
(Language: English)
Ghada Jayyusi-Lehn, Department of Arabic & Translation Studies, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Paper 1327-bHarun al-Rashid in the Abbasid Family's Self-Image
(Language: English)
Letizia Osti, Dipartimento di Lingue & Culture Contemporanee, Università degli Studi di Milano
Paper 1327-cLights, Camera, Action: Harun al-Rashid on the Arabic Screen
(Language: English)
Awad Awad, University of California, Los Angeles
Paper 1327-dHarun al-Rashid and the Golden Prime
(Language: English)
Hugh Kennedy, Department of the Languages & Cultures of the Near & Middle East, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
Abstract

To be provided.