Culture and Identity


WHEN March 10, 2013
6:30-8:30 PM WHERE NYUAD Downtown Campus, Abu Dhabi WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

The duality of the arts is intriguing. It is both a unifying force and a source of differentiation and distinctiveness. How do forms of visual art, music, theatre and dance address the idea of identity? What role does cultural expression play in defining who we are as individuals as well as communities? The panel explores these questions and discusses how contemporary artists are dealing with the issue of identity today.

Part of the Riwaq al Fikr Series at the Abu Dhabi Festival. Simultaneuos Arabic translation provided.

Moderated by
  • Salem Brahimi, Filmmaker

In Collaboration with

Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation

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