Join fellow art and book lovers for an exciting historical novel, Equal of the Sun, by Anita Amirrezvani.
This book selection coincides with the exhibition, Bestowing Beauty: Masterpieces from Persian Lands. Amirrezvani's novel is centered loosely around the life of Safavid princess Pari Khan Khanoom of 16th century Iran. Her story is one of a powerful woman in the Muslim world, navigating political intrigue & danger with the help of her beloved advisor & friend, a eunuch named Javaher. The story is told from his perspective & centers on his work with the princess.
This two-part event is free, but space is limited and advanced registration is required.
Part One (virtual): book discussion, May 4th from 5:30-7:00pm, Zoom
Part Two (in-person): docent-led tour of Bestowing Beauty, May 6th from 5:30-6:30pm, Main Museum
Contact the Library at firstname.lastname@example.org or (419) 254-5770 to register. Please indicate if you would like to register for the discussion, tour, or both.