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Guest lecture: Aristotle's Poetics: Text, Transmission and Translation, Multicultural History (Dimitri Gutas)

  • When Nov 24, 2014 from 02:00 to 04:00 (Europe/Berlin / UTC100)
  • Where Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Unter den Linden 6, room 3119
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Tracing the transmission history of Aristotle's Poetics, its study, and commentaries in Greek and in various languages from antiquity to the Renaissance as a concrete example of the contribution of the study of the Graeco-Arabic translations to the cultural history of the West.

Dimitri Gutas is Professor of Arabic and Greaco-Arabic at Yale University.