Kamran Asdar Ali, Director WCH 4.132, Mailcode G9300, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3550
A Reading from Faruqi's novel Kai chand thay sar-e asman
Thu, September 25, 2008 • 12:30 PM • Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118
The eminent Urdu critic, poet and theorist, Shamshur Rahman Faruqi, will launch the fall Flagship Speaker Series on Wed., Sep 24 with a talk entitled "Burning Anger and Icy Scorn: the Poetry of Jaf'ar Zatalli". The talk will take place at 6 pm in the Santa Rita Room (3.502) of the Texas Union. Mr. Faruqi will also give an informal reading from his most recent novel on Thursday, Sep 25 at 12:30 pm in WCH 4.132. Both events are free and open to the public.