HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Author photo. The Fear of Being Fearless - Blogspot.com

The Fear of Being Fearless - Blogspot.com

Omar Imady

Author of The Gospel of Damascus

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
5235148,358 (3.47)20
Works by Omar Imadyorganize | filter
Members
Related tags
Events on LibraryThing Local
No events listed. (add an event)
Common Knowledgehistory Creative Commons License
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Omar Imady was born in Damascus  to an American mother and a Syrian father. He was educated at Macalester College and subsequently received his doctorate in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. 

For over twenty-two years, Imady was the disciple of Bashir al-Bani (1911-2008), a Damascene Muslim scholar and a renowned Sufi mentor - a relationship which continues to impact Imady’s creative writing.

Imady is the author of several books in Arabic and English. The Gospel of Damascus is his first novel.
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.47)
0.5
1 1
1.5
2 7
2.5 2
3 9
3.5
4 7
4.5 3
5 8

Author pictures (5)

(see all 5 author pictures)

Related places

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Omar Imady is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Omar Imady is composed of 1 name.

Combine with…

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 91,528,425 books! | Top bar: Always visible