An evening with Dr Jafar Hadi Hassan

An evening with Dr Jafar Hadi Hassan…

With Abbas Shiblak and Adnan Hussein Ahmed

Friday 3rd May, 7pm @ the P21 Gallery,

21 Chalton Street, Euston, NW1 1JD

Light refreshments will be served from 6.30pm

You are cordially invited to celebrate the lifetime work and academic achievements of Dr Jafar Hadi Hassan in an intimate gathering with contributions from Abbas Shiblak and Adnan Hussein Ahmed.



Dr. Jafar Hadi Hassan specialises in Semitic Languages (Arabic, Hebrew, Aramaic, Syriac and Phoenician) and Jewish Studies with BA (Hons), MA and PhD from the University of Manchester, UK. He is also a specialist in Arabic Language and Literature with BA and MA from Iraq.  Dr. Hassan has taught at various universities including Basra, King Abdul-Aziz, Manchester, Salford, McGill, International Islamic University and Islamic College for Advanced Studies, London. He has authored several books on Jewish Studies, and published hundreds of articles in English and Arabic on the same and similar subjects. Considered an expert in his field, Dr. Hassan has been an external examiner for post-graduate research for various universities. Recently, he has authored the article on Hebrew Language in the Encyclopedia of Islam (Turkey), and has been interviewed on numerous channels in Arabic and English.  His latest book in Arabic is ‘Qadaya wa Shaksyat Yahudiya  (Jewish Issues and Personalities)’ which will be available to purchase and an opportunity to have it signed by the author.

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