September 3-4, 2014
Haji Noor Deen
Master Arabic Calligrapher
A Workshop in Arabic and Chinese Calligraphy: "A Bridge Between Cultures"
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Angel Hall G115
Hosted by the Arabic Club at the University of Michigan
ISP Lecture. "Arabic and Chinese Calligraphy: A Short Introduction.”
Thursday, September 4, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
1636 International Institute/SSWB, 1080 S. University
All events free and open to the public.
Haji Noor Deen Mi Guang Jiang is a renowned master of Arabic calligraphy. Born in 1963 in Shangdong province, China, he brings an immense learning in traditional thought and Islamic art to a modern audience, juxtaposing them in a new calligraphic style all his own, both Eastern and Western.
Co-sponsors: Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies, Center for Middle Eastern & North African Studies, International Institute, Department of Asian Languages & Cultures, Department of Near Eastern Studies