Mecca, its Descriptions, and the Political Reorganization of the Indian Ocean in the First Half of the Sixteenth Century

Tuesday, October 13

Time: 5:00pm 

Location: Columbia's Faculty House  64 Morningside Drive 

New York, NY 10027

Gathering after 5:00 pm, and the talk will begin at 5:30pm sharp. Dinner will follow the talk at 7:00pm in Faculty House. If you would like to join us for dinner, you must make reservations by contacting the seminar's rapporteur, Deborah Shulevitz  no later than Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Dinner is a fixed menu buffet, which costs $25 per person, payable by check made out to "Columbia University."

Columbia University encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. University Seminar participants with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations or who have questions about physical access may contact the Office of Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or Disability accommodations, including sign-language interpreters, are available on request. Requests for accommodations should be made two weeks in advance. On campus, Seminar participants with disabilities should alert a Public Safety Officer that they need assistance accessing campus.

We look forward to seeing you at the October meeting of the Seminar on Religion and Writing. Directions to Columbia's Faculty House can be found here.

This event is sponsored by the Seminar on Religion and Writing, University Seminars