Sara Rodriguez
Director

Sara Rodriguez

 

JJ Margolis
Sound Engineer

JJ Margolis

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Frankie Beach
Music

Frankie Beach

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Literature Out Loud
Episodes
Episode 1 Conference of the Birds

by the Sufi poet Farid ud-Din Attar

The Conference of the Birds is an epic poem about the birds of the world embarking on a journey in search of their Sovereign, Simorgh. As we take flight with them, their journey becomes ours.

Lewis
Chantrell Lewis
Voice Actor
Rahimieh
Nasrin Rahimieh
Introduction
Episode 2 Traveling with Marco Polo

by Xue Yiwei

Traveling with Marco Polo is a three-way dialogue between Marco Polo, Italo Calvino and the Chinese author Xue Yiwei, in which he spins tales on memory and desire while giving oblique commentary on modern China.

Xue Yiwei

Wolpe
Hu Ying
Translator/Introduction
Ke
June Ke
Voice Actor, Mandarin
Turenne
Ella Turenne
Voice Actor, English

Produced by Carrie Noland, Director of the International Center for Writing and Translation, with support from Julia Lupton, Director of Illuminations

Stay tuned for new episodes in Season #2, coming soon

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