The Poetic Heart - Brief 2013

The Poetic Heart - Brief 2013

Poetry surrounds us everywhere, but putting it on paper is, alas, not so easy as looking at it. (Vincent Van Gogh)
Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary. (Khalil Gibran)
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words. (Robert Frost)
Poetry is the music of the soul, and above all, of great and feeling souls. (Voltaire)

SGI-Gulf, once again in association with 'Dubai Knowledge Village' and 'Dubai International Academic City' organised the second edition of the poetry symposium;

“The Poetic Heart: Connecting Humanity 2013"

The event will feature the recitation by Eminent Poets:

Dr. Daisaku Ikeda (represented by Dr. Akash Keiji Ouchi)

Mr. Habib Al Sayegh

Prof. Francesca Corrao

Dr. Qais Ghanem

Ms. Silvana Salmanpour

Mr. Talal Al Sabiri

Mr. Chemmanam Chacko

Enthralling Musical Performances by:

Dr. Nizar Ghanem with his Oud

Mr. Jason Carter with his unique Harp-Guitar

Special Guests of Honour:

Dr. Shihab Ghanem, an eminent Emirati poet and this year’s winner of the Tagore Peace Award and

Mr. Sami Yusef, an eminent singer-songwriter, composer and producer will be the Special Guests of Honour.

Event Details: (Entry by Invitation Only)

14th February, 2013 at 10:00 AM

Conference Auditorium, Knowledge Village, Dubai, UAE.