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Columbia Global Centers promote and facilitate the collaborative and impactful engagement of the University’s faculty, students, and alumni with the world to enhance understanding, address global challenges, and advance knowledge and its exchange.

An introduction and overview of Columbia Global Centers
Featuring comments from Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger and Professor Safwan M. Masri, executive vice president for Global Centers and Global Development.

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Global Initiative

Arts & Culture

Columbia University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France 
present more than 20 events in Paris featuring fourteen renowned writers from India. 

Festival des Écrivains du Monde : Écrivains de l'Inde
18 - 21 September, 2014

Details at:

www.festivaldesecrivainsdumonde.fr

 

Profile

Taoufik Ben-Amor

Prof. Ben Amor specializes in Arabic language and linguistics, language and identity, Arab music, and music in Sufism. His research combines his interests in music, language and identity in the Arab world through the study of lyrics. His most recent papers are entitled "Language through Literature" and “The Making of Tradition: Standardization of the Lyrics of the Tunisian Andalusian Malouf.”  MORE

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Paris
September 17, 2014 to September 21, 2014
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