The King Abdulaziz Chair for Islamic Studies promotes a series of lectures dedicated to the fables and poems of the Arab world open to all citizens. The lectures are of free entrance and will be held at the Art and History Library of San Giorgio in Poggiale, in Bologna city center. During the meetings lecturers will read and comment passages taken from fables and poems and will therefore present some of the most significant forms of the Arabic literature.
Next 7th February 2018 the second lecture of the cycle dedicated to the fables and poems of the Arab world will be held at the Art and History Library of San Giorgio in Poggiale in Bologna city center at 5 p.m. The lecture is of free entrance and will be chaired by Professor Antonella Ghersetti from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, who will talk about “Fables of animals in the Arab tradition”.