ISLA 488 Tales of Wonder-Islamic World (3 credits)

Offered by: Islamic Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Islamic Studies : Reading of literary masterpieces of Islamic world focused on three collections of marvelous tales in Arabic, Persian and Urdu: The Arabian Nights, the Shahnameh, and the Adventures of Amir Hamza. May include film screenings, visual art, viewing of rare materials.

Terms: Winter 2018

Instructors: Mohamad Khan (Winter)

  • Prerequisite(s): ISLA 200, ISLA 210, or permission of instructor.

  • Taught in translation.