2014 Persian Symposium

Starts:
9:30 am on Friday, April 25, 2014
Ends:
2:00 pm on Friday, April 25, 2014
Location:
143 Bay State Road
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/mlcl/persian-symposium-2014/
9:30-11:00 Chair: Kamran Rastegar Distilled Transcendence or Mystical Mush? Translating Persian Sufi Poetry for the New Age Frank Lewis Rumi and “Islam”: The Perils of Academic Translations of Rumi’s Masnavi Jawid Mojaddedi Baroque Modern: Sa’eb and the Contemporary American Poetic Idiom Paul Losensky 11:00-12:00 Q&A 1:00-2:00 KEYNOTE Veiled Voices: Who Speaks in a Translation? Dick Davis