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ʿAttar's Conference of the birds: poetry reading

Actor Helen Morse reads from ʿAttar's Conference of the birds, translated by Edward Fitzgerald.

This reading is part of a series of excerpts from the romantic stories and lyrical verse written or inspired by some of the great Persian poets of the past, as showcased in the Love and devotion: from Persia and beyond exhibition.