12th century Sufi poem ‘The Conference of the Birds’ reimagined with spirited performance at Scripps College

“The Conference of the Birds” transported audiences across time and space with modern dancing and music set to the 12th century Sufi poem on March 27 and 28 at Scripps College’s Garrison Theater.

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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ author Kevin Kwan talks privilege and childhood at Scripps

When author Kevin Kwan was a child, his aunt, a journalist, invited him to eat lunch with her friends after church every Sunday. There, he met an exceptional group of influential figures: politicians, prominent Singaporeans and even a Thai princess. At these lunches, Kwan said the group simply gathered to

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