NEW YORK, October 1, 2011 — Actor Zia Mohyeddin and ghazal singer Tahira Syed are joined by live musicians in songs and recitations of the work of poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz. This year marks the 100th year anniversary of the poet's birth. (1 hr., 47 min.)
Indonesian performance artist Melati Suryodarmo discusses her creative journey, philosophy, and artistic practice, shaped by traditional Javanese meditation, Japanese butoh, and her studies with Marina Abramović.
Artist Xiaoze Xie discusses research on the history of censorship in China that inspired the exhibition 'Objects of Evidence.' Joining him are historians and expert on the subject Martin Heijdra (Princeton University) and James Tager (PEN).