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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Fatemeh Keshavarz. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Fatemeh Keshavarz, often where they are interviewed.

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Fatemeh Keshavarz. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Fatemeh Keshavarz, often where they are interviewed.

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Introduction to Radio Rumi, Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz, University of Maryland

Radio Rumi
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Radio Rumi is hosted by Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz at the University of Maryland. In this bi monthly series, Dr. Keshavarz explores Rumi's words and invites the listener to enter his vibrant universe and see with fresh eyes.

These podcasts are gifts to those who wish to taste Rumi's words.
The purpose is not to analyze, theorize, or prove anything.
These are conversations meant to bring Rumi's poetry to life.
Invitations to enter his vibrant universe and see with fresh eyes.

Welcome to this Exploration
Keywords: Rumi, Introduction

Mar 06 2018

27mins

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Fatemeh Keshavarz: Unsilencing the Sacred – Poetic Conversations with the Divine

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AAR's 2016 American Lectureship in the History of Religions was held by Iranian academic and poet Fatemeh Keshavarz, who at this session at the 2016 AAR Annual Meeting, delivers her capstone lecture.

Born and raised in the city of Shiraz, completed her studies in Shiraz University, and University of London. She taught at Washington University in St. Louis for over twenty years where she chaired the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages and Literatures from 2004 to 2011. In 2012, Keshavarz joined the University of Maryland as Roshan Institute Chair in Persian Studies, and director of Roshan Institute for Persian Studies. Keshavarz is the author of award-winning books including "Reading Mystical Lyric: the Case of Jalal al-Din Rumi" (USC Press, 1998), "Recite in the Name of the Red Rose" (USC Press, 2006), and "Jasmine and
Stars: Reading more than 'Lolita' in Tehran"(UNC Press, 2007). She has also published other books and numerous journal articles. Keshavarz is a published poet in Persian and English and an activist for peace and justice. She was invited to speak at the UN General Assembly on the significance of cultural education. Her NPR show “The Ecstatic Faith of Rumi” brought her the Peabody Award in 2008. In the same year, she received the Herschel Walker Peace and Justice Award.

Keshavarz is introduced by Louis A. Ruprecht (Georgia State University) followed by Ebrahim E. I. Moosa (University of Notre Dame).

This session was recorded during the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion on November 20 in San Antonio, Texas.

Learn more about the American Lectures in the History of Religions at https://www.aarweb.org/programs-services/history-of-religions-lectures.

Jul 20 2017

1hr 10mins

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[Unedited] Fatemeh Keshavarz with Krista Tippett

On Being with Krista Tippett
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The 13th-century Muslim mystic and poet Rumi has long shaped Muslims around the world and has now become popular in the West. Rumi created a new language of love within the Islamic mystical tradition of Sufism. We hear his poetry as we delve into his world and listen for its echoes in our own. Krista Tippett interviewed Fatemeh Keshavarz on January 17, 2007. This interview is included in the show “The Ecstatic Faith of Rumi.” See more at onbeing.org/program/ecstatic-faith-rumi/189

Mar 08 2012

1hr 25mins

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Fatemeh Keshavarz — The Ecstatic Faith of Rumi

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The 13th-century Muslim mystic and poet Rumi has long shaped Muslims around the world and has now become popular in the West. Rumi created a new language of love within the Islamic mystical tradition of Sufism. We hear his poetry as we delve into his world and listen for its echoes in our own.

Mar 08 2012

51mins

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