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Persian Poetry: Word, Sound, Image

Revel in the poetry traditions and visual world of the arts of Persia as you listen to poetry recitations in English and Persian and the accompanying sounds of the sitar.

This program is generously supported by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

Free with Museum admission

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