Past Event

Kader Abdolah: Writer in Exile

Fri, Apr 9 2010 - 12:00pm

Writer in Exile

Kader Abdolah, Author; U.C. Berkeley Regents Professor in Dutch Studies
Professor Jeroen Dewulf, Queen Beatrix Chair of Dutch Studies at U.C. Berkeley – Moderator

Born and educated in Iran, Abdolah fled to Holland over 20 years ago in pursuit of literary and political freedom. He is a leading Dutch author and has been named as a potential Nobel Prize candidate. He will discuss his works and the importance of Islam, especially in Europe.

MLF: MIDDLE EAST
Location:
SF Club Office
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, noon program
Cost: MEMBERS FREE
, $20 non-members, $7 students
Program Organizer: Celia Menczel
Also know: Underwriter: The Bernard Osher Foundation. In association with the Consulate of the Netherlands