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Event

Thu, September 27, 2012 from 04:00 pm - 05:30 pm  /  CGIS South, S050

Muslim Societies in South Asia Seminar Series

Muslim Devotional Art in India

Yousuf Saeed, Independent Researcher and Filmmaker Based in Delhi, India

Chair: Ali Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, Harvard University Study of Religion

Yousuf Saeed reads and illustrates from his new book Muslim Devotional Art in India. The presentation will conclude with a musical video “The Train to Heaven” produced by the author. Yousuf Saeed is an independent filmmaker, archivist and author, having produced several well known documentary films such as Khayal Darpan, Basant, Jannat ki Rail and Qasba Sanskriti. He is also the director of Tasveer Ghar, a digital archive of Indian popular visual culture.
Co-sponsored with the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies

 

 

 

Muslim Devotional Art in India from The South Asia Initiative on Vimeo

START
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 04:00 pm

END
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 05:30 pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S050
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA

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