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Powerless Before Love - Arabic and Persian Poetic Traditions

02/10/12

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Fifth Ave. @ 82nd St. Map

212-535-7710

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10-02-2012 12:00:00 10-02-2012 12:00:00 America/New_York Powerless Before Love - Arabic and Persian Poetic Traditions Iraj Anvar, cofounder and director, Tehran Theater Workshop, and Visiting Lecturer in Modern Persian, Center for Language Studies, Brown University; Ted and Andree Feghali Gorton, authors. Revel in the beauty, longing, and passion that can be expressed in the spoken word through discussion and readings of Arab and Persian love poetry. This event is presented with the opening of the New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia. 7pm. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=101355 Metropolitan Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Iraj Anvar, cofounder and director, Tehran Theater Workshop, and Visiting Lecturer in Modern Persian, Center for Language Studies, Brown University; Ted and Andree Feghali Gorton, authors. Revel in the beauty, longing, and passion that can be expressed in the spoken word through discussion and readings of Arab and Persian love poetry. This event is presented with the opening of the New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia. 7pm.

Venue Description: Sun.-Thurs., 10am-5:30pm; Fri.-Sat., 10am-9pm. Recommended admission: $25.

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