The Conference of the Birds is a play by Peter Brook and Jean-Claude Carriere based on the poem by Farid ud-Din Attar. This production by the Brandeis Theater Company was inspired by the same poem that inspired Laurie Blum's painting.
Dialogue Among Civilizations
Date: Friday, May 4, 2012
Time: 8:00 PM
Shiraz, City of Paradise- Dialogue Among Civilizations
A talk and slide presentation by Laurie Blum, internationally known artist, writer and speaker
1400 Montgomery Ave, Bryn Mawr, PA
FRONTLINE: Tehran Bureau: Conference of the Birds | PBS www.pbs.org
In my youth I envisioned beautiful magical birds and avidly frequented and lost myself in the woods and flower gardens of my childhood dwellings. I was entranced by fairy tales, which I feel also have a secret language of an inner world unique to each culture.