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Elsa Rauchs reads Etel Adnan

Within the framework of the exhibition

Etel Adnan et les modernes

The actress Elsa Rauchs will read poems by Etel Adnan’s, selected from the book “To look at the sea is to become what one is”.

Ranging between essay, fiction, poetry, memoir, feminist manifesto, and philosophical treatise, while often challenging the conventions of genre, Adnan's works give voice to six decades of violence in the Arab world, in particular the author's native Beirut.

After the regular guided tour in English.
In English.
No booking required.

Etel Adnan. "Marée Basse", 1967-73 | 2017
© Etel Adnan | Courtesy Galerie Lelong & Co.