terça-feira, 14 de abril de 2015
Session 8 - April 21st
‘The Thousand and One Nights’ stories and the therapeutic power of Sahrãzad’s tales
Gianni Dagliu Orti, Turkish and Islamic Art Museum.
In this session, Ana Rodrigues will explore the therapeutic power of Shahrazad’s magic tales as devices used to interact with the internal contradictions of the sultan. She will investigate key details that lead both to his emotional self-control and internal transformation whilst attempting to keep, at the same time, the moral values of his culture, ultimately inviting reflections on the power of narrative in debates about morality and emotion.
Texts selected for this session include:
See you soon!