State of the Arts

The Fertile Crescent: Gender, Art, and Society

Clip | 10m 29s

Contemporary women artists from the Middle East challenge Western stereotypes and tell gripping stories of their lives in a part of the world that remains veiled to many. Exhibitions at Rutgers and Princeton Universities showcase the cutting edge of art from “The Fertile Crescent.” Meet artists from Lebanon, Nigeria, Iran, and Jerusalem.

Aired: 10/20/12

Rating: NR

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State of the Arts is a local public television program presented by NJ PBS.