Concert: Cities of Salt: Opera in Three Acts


Monday, April 17, 2017, 8:00pm


Knafel Center, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Concert by Zaid Jabri RI '17

At Radcliffe, Zaid Jabri is composing a work in progress, Cities of Salt, based on Abdelrahman Munif’s novel of the same name. He is focusing on scenes that deal the displacement of the people of Wadi al-Uyun, particularly the different experiences of men and women as they confront the expectations of the new refinery city.

Part of the 2016–2017 Fellows' Presentation Series