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2007: Dick Davis on Persian Poetry
Recorded At: Poets House Spring Street Recorded On: Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Poet and translator Dick Davis expands our understanding of the period that gave rise to such voices as Rumi and Omar Khayyam by exploring several poems from the canon of Medieval Persian literature, including the Sufi allegory The Conference of Birds.
(Full Audio, approx. 1 hour)