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Maximes, poésies et récits: rhétorique et politique dans les textes arabes des Miroirs des princes

When: Friday, May 8, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Central

Where: Crowe Hall, Crowe 2-130, 1860 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free

Contact: Department of French and Italian   (847) 491-5490

Group: Department of French and Italian

Category: Lectures & Meetings


Featuring Makram Abbes,l'ENS de Lyon

Co-sponsored with FIG


Makram Abbès is Professor of Islamic Thought and philosophy at Ecole Normale Supérieure- Lyon and member of Triangle Action, Discours, Pensée Politique et Economique. His areas of research include Islamic political and juridical thought ; political and moral thought in Islam, in particular the works of Al-Farabi, Averroes and Avempace. He is the author of innumberable articles and essays. His latest work is entitled AL-MAWARDI, De l’éthique du Prince et du gouvernement de l’Etat, which he translated and edited, preceded by Essai sur les arts de
gouverner en Islam (2015).

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