Six Pillars Broadcast – Zoroastrians Iran to India
bahrain / iran / middle east / resonance104.4fm / resonancefm / Schedule / Sexual Politics / women

Six Pillars Broadcast – Zoroastrians Iran to India

“Zoroastrianism is one of the world’s oldest monotheistic religions. It was founded by the Prophet Zoroaster in ancient Iran approximately 3500 years ago.” (BBC) This week a guest slot from Polite Conversations a serial podcast presented and produced by Eiynah Mohammed Smith in Canada. Mohammed Smith speaks here to a former priest of the Zoroastrian … Continue reading

Six Pillars Broadcast – Outside the Turner Prize
Art / arts / bahrain / Fine art and design / middle east / Schedule

Six Pillars Broadcast – Outside the Turner Prize

The Turner Prize (est. 1984) is awarded annually to an artist born, living or working in Britain, for an outstanding exhibition presentation of their work anywhere in the world the previous year. However the jury is specifically composed of national and international curators, writers and even musicians. What does this self-consciously British show look like … Continue reading

Previous Six Pillars Broadcast: Musical Encounters, Bahrain
arts / bahrain / Contemporary Music / middle east / resonance104.4fm / Schedule / sound

Previous Six Pillars Broadcast: Musical Encounters, Bahrain

Wed July 20th 9pm The second of three broadcasts made at Malja studios in the Kingdom of Bahrain, by Fari Bradley and Chris Weaver while on residency at Malja. Musical encounters at Malja Bahrain includes Bahraini performer and producers Maxeem Meraki on bouzouki, Korea-based Bahraini composer and sound artist Hasan Hujairi on electronics, Iranian-British sound … Continue reading