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  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

"Had / Anhad" (Bounded / Boundless) - This film journeys through song and poem into the politics of religion, and finds a myriad answers on both sides of the hostile border between India and Pakistan.

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  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

"Koi Sunta Hai" (Someone Is Listening) - Interweaving folk music traditions of the poet Kabir with the life and music of the late classical singer Kumar Gandharva, this film searches for that elusive sound that Kabir urges us to hear.

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  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

"Chalo Hamara Des" (Come to My Country) - A journey in search of the country invoked in Kabir's poetry, this film interweaves the stories of two people from two very different countries, Indian folk singer Prahlad Tipanya and North American scholar Linda Hess.

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  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

"Kabira Khada Bazaar Mein" (In the Market Stands Kabir) - 600 years after his time, Kabir is found in both sacred and secular spaces. This film interweaves his deification by the Kabir Panth sect with his secular appropriation by the social activist group Eklavya.

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Kandinsky – A Story of Revolution, to be broadcast on BBC Radio 3, Sunday 8 January 2017

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