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Buddhist & Sufi Poetry Reading

Buddhist & Sufi Poetry Reading
1265 Military Trail, UT-Scarborough MW305
Time: Nov 10th, 2:00 pm End: Nov 10th, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (UTSC), Music, Faculty of , Human Geography (UTSC), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), English (UTSC), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Comparative Literature (FAS), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), 2000-
Readings and performances

The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation and the University of Toronto Scarborough are pleased to present:

Buddhist & Sufi Poetry Reading: poetry readings, musical performances

In cooperation with the Creative Writing Program, this reading will demonstrate the commonalities in these two approaches to poetry, and is coordinated in connection with ENGB60 Poetry and Popular Culture, which has classes focusing on American poet and Buddhist practioner, Allen Ginsberg.

Guest artists include:

  • poet Pushpa Raj
  • spoken word artist Sheniz Janmohamed
  • cellist Evan Lamberton
  • percussionist Walter MacLean
  • storyteller Kanwal Rahim
  • playwright charles c. smith

This event is free and open to all, but an RSVP is requested.  Please click HERE to send an RSVP, or for further information.

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