A Reading & Conversation with Kurdish Writer Bachtyar Ali

Join us for a special event with the Kurdish novelist Bachtyar Ali and his English language translator Kareem Abdulrahman, in conversation with Margaret Litvin, World Languages & Literatures.

This event celebrates the recent publication by Archipelago Books of Ali's The Last Pomegranate Tree - “a phantasmagoric warren of fact, fabrication, and mystical allegory, set in the aftermath of Saddam Hussein’s rule and Iraq’s Kurdish conflict” - in English translation by Abdulrahman.

When 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm on Monday, October 2, 2023
Building Pardee School of Global Studies, 121 Bay State Road
Phone 617-358-0919
Contact Email cura@bu.edu
Contact Organization Institute on Culture, Religion & World Affairs: CURA
Fees Free
Speakers Bachtyar Ali, Kareem Abdulrahman