The Alden Scholar Series cordially invites you to the
2021 Alden Scholar Lecture
Decadent Orientalisms: The Decay of Colonial Modernity
By Dr. David Fieni (Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Online, Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 4 p.m.
For the Teams link, please visit Campus Connection.
Description: Dr. Fieni will present sections from his book, Decadent Orientalisms: The Decay of Colonial Modernity (Fordham UP, 2020), which explores how literature and criticism in French and Arabic have imagined the relative health and morbidity of France and the Arab World since the mid-19th century.