2021

September

 7  14  21  28 

October

 5  12  19  26 

November

 2  9  16  23  30 

December

 7  14 

2022

January

 4  11  18  25 

February

 1  8  15  22 

March

 1  8  15  22  29 

April

 5  19  26 

May

 3  10  17  24  31 

Unit VII: Persian and Arabic Literatures

Week 17

Please read:

Time Line, 620-621

Introduction: Persian and Arabic Literatures, 622-629

Introduction: al-Khansa, 630

Introduction: The Koran, 633-634

Introduction: The Thousand and One Nights, 638-639

Behind the Scenes: A Thousand and One Nights of Inspiration, 645

Introduction: The Shahname: The Epic of Persia, 646-648

Introduction: Omar Khayyam, 654-655

The Art of Translation: Two Translations of the Rubáiyát, 660

Introduction: Rumi, 661-662

Introduction: Saadi, 665-666

Language and Culture: Where the Mulla Goes, Laughter Follows, 672-673

Language Skills: Maintaining Verb Tense Consistency, 674-675

Critical Thinking and Writing: Observing and Analyzing a Process, 676-677