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Sunday at the Met—Love Speaks: A Day of Art and Poetry from the Muslim World

Poets and scholars respond to the theme of love in art and poetry from the Muslim world.

Opening Presentation:
Marie Howe, New York State Poet Laureate

Introduction:
Courtney Stewart, Senior Research Assistant, Department of Islamic Art, MMA

Lecture:
"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

Poets' Introduction:
Lee Briccetti, Executive Director, Poets House

Poetry Readings:
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

Credits

Co-organized with Poets House and City Lore.

Made possible by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

Lectures and Panels (149)

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Collecting Cubism
(00:56:59) 117 views

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Lost Kingdoms Symposium, Part 1
(00:12:45) 1238 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 8
(00:26:18) 50 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 7
(00:41:24) 69 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 6
(00:48:51) 27 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 5
(00:41:09) 30 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 4
(00:31:59) 29 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 3
(00:29:02) 29 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 2
(00:30:01) 34 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 1
(00:37:47) 86 views

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My Met—Keith Christiansen
(00:57:48) 110 views

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Masterworks from the Met
(00:57:48) 126 views

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Africa and the West
(01:13:21) 10 views

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How Proust Changed Our Minds
(01:15:39) 45 views

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Why New Art Mattered
(01:06:02) 26 views

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TEDxMet: Andrew Bolton
(00:14:59) 1136 views

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TEDxMet: Navina Najat Haidar
(00:12:13) 533 views

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TEDxMet: Negin Farsad
(00:14:00) 630 views

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TEDxMet: Kyle Abraham
(00:06:11) 1286 views

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TEDxMet: James Nares
(00:18:28) 308 views

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TEDxMet: Meredith Monk
(00:04:49) 273 views

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TEDxMet: Jeff Rosenheim
(00:14:17) 360 views

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TEDxMet: Nicolai Ouroussoff
(00:14:45) 198 views

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TEDxMet: Eric R. Kandel, MD
(00:19:40) 500 views

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TEDxMet: Bill T. Jones
(00:18:53) 627 views

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TEDxMet: Melanie Holcomb
(00:18:20) 416 views

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TEDxMet: Maira Kalman
(00:18:31) 281 views

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TEDxMet: Luke Syson
(00:13:16) 372 views

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TEDxMet: Sō Percussion
(00:12:17) 217 views

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TEDxMet: Lorna Simpson
(00:07:53) 244 views

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TEDxMet: Elizabeth Streb
(00:09:07) 374 views

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TEDxMet: Andrew Solomon
(00:29:25) 529 views

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The Art of Making Chintz
(00:04:20) 4390 views

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Journey to the Copper Age
(01:10:46) 2033 views

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Performance by Dan Zhu
(00:19:42) 112 views

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The Cloisters: Part Four
(00:17:19) 138 views

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The Cloisters: Part Three
(00:15:56) 145 views

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The Cloisters: Part Two
(00:17:40) 316 views

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The Cloisters: Part One
(00:17:14) 897 views

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Eros, God of Love
(00:49:32) 1484 views

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The Arts of the Book
(00:29:25) 179 views

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Revealing the Original
(00:25:21) 151 views

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Iraq Now! Sunday at the Met
(01:06:58) 99 views