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1,001 Arabian Nights: Talking Fish, Polo Sticks, & Other Serious Matters

1,001 Arabian Nights: Talking Fish, Polo Sticks, & Other Serious Matters

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Date(s) - 05/04/2021
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Taylorsville Library


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Tuesday, May 4th, 2021 from 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm CDT.

Kevin Blankinship, Assistant Professor of Arabic, will present an informative talk that addresses the 1,001 Nights as a popular folktale.

About this Event

A favorite but somewhat distorted window on the Middle East in modern Western culture.

Kevin Blankinship is Assistant Professor of Arabic at Brigham Young University. In addition to academic journals, his writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The Times Literary Supplement, and more. Connect with him on Twitter @AmericanMaghreb

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