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Social Science and Public Policy

Two Poets and a River – Movie Screening with the South Asia Center

April 16, 2019 at 4:00pm7:00pm EDT

Eggers Hall, 060

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Two Poets and a River is an ethnographic film about the lives and music of two poet singers belonging to the same minority Wakhi community who live on opposite sides of the Oxus river.  They are historically separated by empires (Czarist Russian and British) and currently by the border of Tajikistan and Afghanistan.

Directed by Richard Wolf Professor of Music and South Asian Studies at Harvard University.

This event was first published on April 12, 2019 and last updated on April 24, 2019.

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