NEWS 2010-11
Home ] Up ] Background ] Illustration ] Who's who ] About us ] Links ]





Follow this link to see the latest news about Rubaiyat research and other activities


Subscribe to the blog by e-mail and join in the comment with your own posts

2009 events
NEWS 2010-11
New Rubaiyats


From April 2012, new events and publications relating to the Rubaiyat are highlighted in the OmarKhayyam Rubaiyat blog.  This page shows the Rubaiyat related events and publications that we heard about in 2010-11.   

Click on item for link to more details.  And let us know if you hear of something not listed here, so it can go on the blog.

There are also separate pages with information on:


Where Event/Publication Timing

Blogs by Dutch artist Benny Thomas containing illustration of various quatrains, parodies and new versions of Khayyam From June 2011
London Publication by Anthem Press of new edition of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, with commentary by William H Martin and Sandra Mason Late June 2011
London Publication by Anthem Press of papers from Conference on Edward FitzGerald and the Rubaiyat, held in Cambridge in 2009 Late June 2011
Strasbourg, France Performance of Ballet Omar Khayyam, by Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and the company Nakissa 21st March 2011 David Calderisi's web site has had a makeover Announced March 2011

Extracts from David Calderisi's presentation Omar Khayyam  

More information is available on David Calderisi's web site.

Released December 2010
Leiden University Press  Publication of 'The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam:  An Updated Bibliography' by Jos Coumans Published October 2010
Nishapur, Iran Concert including verses of the Rubaiyat of Omar khayyam given by traditional music group Rahavi with vocals by Habib Almasian During 2010
BBC Four Television Programme on The Genius of Omar Khayyam March 30th 2010 (originally broadcast in Autumn 2009 on BBC World News). Repeated April 12th 2010.  Available on BBC i-player

          Home ] Up ] Background ] Illustration ] Who's who ] About us ] Links ]

The content of these pages is copyright (c) Leisure Consultants 2009