City Lights: Ruby Lal’s “Empress”; Atlanta Music Project

Historian Ruby Lal chats about her new book "Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan."
Historian Ruby Lal chats about her new book "Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan."
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Monday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:01: Lois Reitzes talks with Emory University professor and historian Ruby Lal about her new book “Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan.” The work focuses on Nur Jahan, an empress that ruled the Mughal Empire, which consisted of much of what is now modern-day India.
  • 41:25: Atlanta Music Project founder and executive director Dantes Rameau and violinist Donovan Fuller join Reitzes to talk about their participation in an international orchestra festival conducted by Gustavo Dudamel.