Fatemeh Shams, Assistant Professor of Persian Poetry and Literature, was recently featured on the OMNIA Podcast series, In These Times. This season, the fourth, focuses on how art in its many forms helps us through the tough times. Many found it difficult to cope with the COVID19 pandemic, with the illness, loss and isolation it caused. Dr. Shams, along with Lorene Carey, Senior Lecturer in the English Department, discusses how words can help us heal.
Listen to the podcast here: Finding a Way With Words | In These Times (upenn.edu)