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TITLEPerfection and Refinement: Towards an Aesthetics of the Bab
AUTHOR 1Moojan Momen
DATE_THIS2011
VOLUME12
TITLE_PARENTLights of Irfan
PAGE_RANGE221-243
PUB_THISHaj Mehdi Armand Colloquium
CITY_THISWilmette, IL
ABSTRACTThe writings of the Bab have implications for the "plastic" arts; significance for native traditions; relevance to the performing arts; and the concept of refinement which comes across in both the person and the writings of the Báb.
NOTES Paper slightly updated in July 2014. Mirrored with permission from irfancolloquia.org/97/momen_refinement.
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