Zajal at Columbia University


This is a video recording of a Lebanese zajal debate (on the topic of food versus wine) between Youssef Abdul-Samad and Edgar Choueiri, held at Columbia University in New York City on May 4, 2008. The debate was part of an evening hosted by the New Pen League to commemorate the 125th anniversary of Gibran Khalil Gibran.

Video Recording
(mp4 format, 166.5 MB)