Simon Doubleday, “The Wise King’s Nightmare” [April 7]

Hispanic Studies invites you to “The Wise King’s Nightmare,” a lecture by Simon Doubleday (Hofstra University), Thursday, April 7, 4:30 p.m., Klarman Hall room KG42. Reception to follow.

Doubleday is Professor and Chair of the Department of History at Hofstra University, founder and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Medieval Iberian Studies, president of the American Academy of Research Historians of Medieval Spain, and author of The Wise King: A Christian Prince, Muslim Spain and the Birth of the Renaissance (Basic Books, 2015).

For more information contact Simone Pinet at simone.pinet@cornell.edu.

This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Romance Studies and the Medieval Studies Program.