Events

Music of the Arab Spring: From Revolution to Revelation
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
Music of the Arab Spring: From Revolution to Revelation

About the Event

This event explores the evolution of music throughout the phases of the Arab Spring. Join renowned scholar, author, and podcaster Dr. Ramzi M. Salti to learn about this fascinating exploration of revolution and music.

Event Schedule

Date: Sunday November 18th, 2018

Time: 2-4PM

Location: Classroom ASRC-001 Located in the PSU Rec Center Building

Amenities: Coffee will be provided

About Dr. Salti

Dr. Ramzi M. Salti was born in 1966 in Lebanon. French-educated in Beirut,
he completed his high school education in Jordan where he graduated by
earning his British G.C.E. (General Certificate of Education) and
Tawjihi degrees. In 1983, he moved to the United States where he earned
his B.A. in French and English (1988) at Santa Clara University. He
went on to earn his M.A. (1991) and Ph.D. (1997) in Comparative
Literature (Arabic, French, English) at the University of California at
Riverside.

Dr. Salti has been a Lecturer in Arabic at Stanford University since 1997 and runs the Music podcast Arabology. Visit the Arabology podcast website for more information.