Layla and Majnun: The Love Story That Inspired Eric Clapton, Yo-Yo Ma, and Mark Morris

Most people can relate to the feeling of madness and obsession that love can inspire, even if their own lives are more prosaic.

Sophie Mintz

Sophie Mintz is a writer with a background in dance. Sophie was born in Boston and spent her childhood in Southern California, India, Pakistan, and Chapel Hill, North Carolina.