‘I Had to Dig Below the Anecdotes’

2019-02-01T13:26:31+00:0018/02/2019|

'I Had to Dig Below the Anecdotes' Esther Freud talks to ISF About Esther Freud Novelist Esther Freud became well known with her first book, Hideous Kinky (1992), an account of her travels around Morocco in the 1960s with her mother, in search of Sufi masters. The story was later turned into a film [...]

Coleman Barks Talks to ISF

2019-02-08T18:17:43+00:0013/02/2019|

About Coleman Barks A noted American poet in his own right, Coleman Barks is widely credited with having made Rumi’s poetry accessible to the Occidental world. Born and raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Barks does not read or speak Persian – the language of Rumi’s poetry. Despite this, over decades he has worked painstakingly with scholarly [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Author and Journalist Jules Stewart

2019-02-01T13:29:57+00:0004/02/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Amina Lahbabi-Peters

2019-02-04T14:48:22+00:0002/02/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Q&A with Rory MacLean

2019-02-01T13:30:11+00:0028/01/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Saskia de Brauw & Vincent Van de Wijngaard

2019-02-01T13:30:17+00:0023/01/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Iradj Amini

2019-02-01T13:30:22+00:0021/01/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Saeida Rouass

2019-02-01T13:30:29+00:0014/01/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Director Octavio Scopelliti

2019-02-01T13:30:34+00:0007/01/2019|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to talk [...]

Cultural Crossroads: Interview with Editor and Author Roland Philipps

2019-02-01T13:30:41+00:0031/12/2018|

Cultural Crossroads During his lifetime Idries Shah promoted contacts and connections between different traditions around the world, believing this to be an important element in the advancement of human culture. In this spirit, The Idries Shah Foundation has created ‘Cultural Crossroads’, a website forum where people from many walks of life are invited to talk [...]