Julian Weiss (King's College London), In the Tracks of Josephus: Reading Jewish History and Belief in the Early Modern Hispanic and Lusophone Worlds, 1492-1687. Co-sponsored by the Houghton Library and the Committee on Medieval Studies. Coffee and tea will be served before the lecture.
Center for Middle Eastern Studies room 102 (38 Kirkland Street)
Michael Barry (Princeton University), The Persian and Afghan Romance of Alexander the Great, Part III: Alexander, God and Mortal. Co-sponsored by the Harvard University Center for Middle Eastern Studies, the Aga Khan Fund, and the Association for Central Asian Civilizations and Silk Road Studies.