In a Pakistan Beset by Conflict, The Arts See Nascent Revival

In a Pakistan Beset by Conflict, The Arts See Nascent Revival

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mural evokes the joy of musicPakistan’s music, literature, and visual arts are blossoming amidst the turmoil of floods, conflict, and uncertainty.

Musicians now perform in a place where concerts had been banned by Taliban sympathizers for five years, until 2008.

“In the last five to seven years, there’s been a phenomenal rise in the number of [academic] institutions, the number of practicing artists.”

(READ the story in the CS Monitor)

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