UPDATE: The Duke Chronicle's Lucy Zhang wrote about Ibrahim's discussion with Nathaniel Mackey for the October 22 issue of the newspaper.
Thursday, October 15
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Forum for Scholars and Publics, 011 Old Chem
Light lunch served
Duke professor and acclaimed poet Nathaniel Mackey talked with South African jazz legend Abdullah Ibrahim about his wide-ranging career in music. Ibrahim played with his ensemble Ekaya on Friday, October 16 at 8:00 p.m. in Baldwin Auditorium.
A part of an on-going series, Talking Music: Conversations with Scholars, Writes, Archivists, and Artists, co-sponsored by Duke Performances, the Forum for Scholars, and the Duke Africa Initiative.
Watch Adbullah Ibrahim's performances at Carnegie Hall (2014) & the Jarasum Jazz Festival (2013).
Image from Abdullah Ibrahim's personal website.