On Poetry and Music with Barween Habib, Mahdi Mansour, and Faraj Abyad
Monday, April 3, 9:30pm
Conference Center (A6) Auditorium
Booking required | Free
On this Ramadan evening, poet Mahdi Mansour and musician Faraj Abyad are in conversation with the poet, critic, and media expert Barween Habib about the interwoven relationship between poetry, philosophy, and music. Beginning with Andalusian poetry and classical music, they delve deeper into contemporary poetry and music, exploring the profound impact the Andalusian Maqamat have had on the present-day Arabic poem structure and its musical Maqamat.
The event is in Arabic with simultaneous English interpretation available.