Shafiq Shamel

Shafiq Shamel is a scholar and teacher of German andComparative Literature withspecial interests in poetry and poetics, intellectual history, classical and modern Persian literature, and the intercultural exchange of ideas between the Middle East and the West. He is currently teaching in the departments of Comparative Literature and German Studies at Stanford University.

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