Poets and scholars respond to the theme of love in art and poetry from the Muslim world.
Marie Howe, New York State Poet Laureate
Courtney Stewart, Senior Research Assistant, Department of Islamic Art, MMA
"An Ant's Egg Is the Sky: Adventures in the World of the Ghazal"
Frances Pritchett, Professor Emerita of Modern Indic Languages in the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies, Columbia University
Lee Briccetti, Executive Director, Poets House
Kazim Ali, Associate Professor of Creative Writing and Comparative Literature, Oberlin College
Meena Alexander, Distinguished Professor of English and Women's Studies, The City University of New York
Recorded May 11, 2014
Co-organized with Poets House and City Lore.
Made possible by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.