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Front cover photo from the book “Saris Tradition and Beyond” 2013
Date: May 2
Time: 1-5 p.m.
Location: Einstein Auditorium at the Barney Building (34 Stuyvesant Street).
Rta Kapur Chishti will be lecturing about “The Sari Project” on beauty, comfort and culture of the sari. The sari is a traditional garment worn by women in India that comes in a range of colors, patterns and can vary in length and design of wrapping technique.
The lecture will also include Louise Nicholson who is a journalist, art historian and expert on Indian culture.
For tickets please use this link: http://tickets.nyu.edu/single/SelectSeating.aspx?p=1482
Hosted by The Steinhardt School, New York University
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