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Rumi-nating on a New Axis
26 Feb 2007 // 2:00 PM

The Sufi poet formerly known as Mawlana Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi is celebrating 800 years, and the entire spectrum of Persian culture is throwing a party.


Niyaz: Sumud
19 Jul 2012 // 5:02 PM

Middle Eastern/Indian/Turkish/Persian electro-trad stalwarts serve up another strong set.

Niyaz: self-titled
17 Apr 2005 // 5:00 PM

Dance in your head to electronic world music with poetic lyrics sung in Farsi and Urdu.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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