Creation and Destruction, Art, Politics and the Worlds of Islam

Molly Crabapple in conversation with William Dalrymple ‘My father always told me to question authority and be interesting,’ states artist and author Molly Crabapple during her conversation with William Dalrymple at ZEE JLF at Boulder, Colorado. ‘Interesting’ would be an understated adjective to describe the experiences Crabapple has lived and depicted through her drawings and… Read more »

Lawrence of Arabia, War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East

A beautiful sunny morning set the stage on the Rajnigandha Front Lawns for a scintillating conversation about the man and the myth, T.E.Lawrence. Veteran war journalist and author of Lawrence in Arabia, War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East, Scott Anderson and the vibrant Jonathan Shainin sought to debunk the myths around T.E. Lawrence, understand British Imperialist policy during… Read more »