Wednesday May 3
2:30-3:30 PM: Opening
Latif Zeitouni, Conference Coordinator
Nabeel F. Haidar, Vice President for Academic Affairs
PM: The Lebanese War in the Arabic Novel
Moderator: Samah Idriss
Salah Fadl Egyptian Writers Perception of the Lebanese
Nabil Sleiman Syrian Fictional Representation of the
Fakhri Saleh The Image of the Lebanese War in Fictional
Texts in Palestine and Jordan
Mou'nes Al Razaz The Lebanese War and the Novel: A Personal
5:00-6:30 PM: The Lebanese War in World Literature
Moderator: Angelika Neuwirth
Mona Amyouni The Francophone War Novel
Juergen Wertheimer Nicholas Borns "Die Faelschung."
War Games and Medial Manipulation
Adnan Haydar Writing the War: The Lebanese Novel in English
Thursday, May 4
3:00-4:30 PM: The Lebanese War in Local Fiction
Moderator: Abdo Wazen
Kenneth Seigneurie Narrative Form and Function in Hassan Daouds
"House of Matilde"
Youmna El Eid The Protagonist in Lebanese War Fiction
George Geha Has the Lebanese War Novel Been Written?
5:00-6:30 PM: How Do We Narrate the War?
Moderator: Latif Zeitouni
An open discussion