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Books and Bridges: Featuring Brian Birch

Presented by Utah Humanities and Weller Book Works at Weller Book Works, Salt Lake City UT

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Mar 11 2017
Books and Bridges: Featuring Brian Birch

Encounter the spiritual vision of Persian poetry. Rasoul Sorkhabi, research professor at the University of Utah, will lead a discussion on “The Great Persian Poet Rumi: Who He Was and Why He Matters.” Rasoul Sorkhabi first encountered Rumi’s poetry as a young boy living in Iran. Rumi’s books have accompanied him in his life journey through India, Japan and the USA. He is a professor of geoscience at the University of Utah and founded the Rumi Poetry Club of Salt Lake City in 2007. He

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