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Pathways to Creation: Exploring Sacred Music in Fes, Morocco
20 Jul 2008 // 6:00 PM
PopMatters goes to Morocco for the Fes Festival of World Sacred Music to honor and share the world’s great spiritual music traditions. At this 14th annual festival, Derek Beres would hear the indigenous sounds of Vietnam, Tunisia, Norway, Pakistan, Belgium, America, and much more.
Why Does Paul Bowles' 70-Year-Old Existential Masterpiece Continue to Test Our Limits?
8 Feb 2016 // 9:30 PM
The Sheltering Sky is itself a test of limits: its form is an exploration of how far one can go in novel writing.
Paul Bowles' Dagger Sharp Observations in 'Travels: Collected Writings, 1950-1993'
29 Nov 2011 // 4:02 PM
These 41 pieces resonate with more empathy and humor than you might expect, but also show the deadpan precision of a scientist pinning up dead butterflies.