The Chinese and Arabic calligraphic traditions have often been compared as two of the world's finest manifestations of the written word. They are at once opposites and complements. In his extraordinary work, the master calligrapher HajiNoor draws deeply from these two rich lettering traditions to present a distinctive calligraphic style that is both Eastern and Western.
In recognition of Black History Month, Zaytuna College presents a lecture by Professor Fatimah Jackson, a distinguished American Muslim scholar at North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and researcher of African and African American populations, as well as the social and ethical ramifications of genetics.
7pm Thursday, February 27
Main Auditorium, Zaytuna College 2401 Le Conte Ave., Berkeley