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Saints, Sultans, and Spies: The Extraordinary History of the Humble Coffee Beans
January 28 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ESTFree
From the secretive circles of Yemen’s ancient Sufi mystics to the Constantinople court of the Ottoman Sultans to the backstreets of Mercantile London, coffee has changed every society that fell under its heady sway. Abdul-Rehman Malik has spent a lifetime searching for the soul of coffee. Join us as we explore the culture, politics, spirituality, and the extraordinary history of the world’s second most traded commodity – and learn how a humble bean – quite literally – changed the world.