Reel Voices from the Middle East: Destiny

01 Nov 2012


Set in 12th century Arab-ruled Spanish province Andalusia, famed philosopher Averroes is appointed grand judge by the caliph. The caliph’s political rivals, centered around the leader of a fanatical Islamic sect, force the caliph to send Averroes into exile, but his ideas keep on living.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 11:00pm
Sponsored By: 
University of Pittsburgh
Cathedral of Learning, Room G-24