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Aladdin and Other Marvellous Tales – Paulo Lemos Horta in conversation with Sanjoy K. Roy
November 6, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Writer and translator Paulo Lemos Horta explores the cultural and literary history of the Arabian Nights and of the travellers, storytellers and translators who gave the world these unforgettable tales. Horta’s most recent book, Aladdin: A New Translation, is an elegant edition of one of the best-loved folktales of all time. He is also the author of the illuminating Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights. In conversation with producer of the Jaipur Literature Festival Sanjoy K. Roy, he speaks of the stories, along with the stories behind the stories and provides a fascinating glimpse of the great cultural reservoir of Arab, Persian and Indian narratives.
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A Day Pass of 6 sessions for just $10.00.
PURCHASE ON THE DAY
Subject to availability, tickets to individual sessions at Mandurah Performing Arts Centre will be available at the venue on the day for just $5.00 per person.