Between Two Worlds: Poetry & Translation

Mimi Khalvati reading

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    British Library studio, London

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    Khalvati, Mimi, 1944- (female)

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    Mimi Khalvati reads a selection of her work: Rubaiyat.- The bowl.- Vine-leaves.- Coma.- Prayer.- Scales are evenly weighed.- And had we ever lived.- Whu does the aspen tremble.- An Iranian professor.- It is said God created.- Writing home.- Villanelle.- Song.- Ghazal: It's heartache.- Ghazal: After Hafez.- Overblown roses.- On a line from Forough Farrokhzad.

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