This class will explore traditional epic stories from Central Asia existing as living phenomena in various oral and musical artistic forms. Alma Kunanbaeva, an expert in these remarkable oral professional genres, will guide participants in the exciting world of the epic cultures of Kazakh, Kyrgz, Karakalpak of Uzbekistan, and Turkmen.
This course is offered by the Society for Asian Art. Registration is $100 for SAA members, $125 for non-members (prices do not include museum admission). You can find more information on the SAA website.