Suma Tharu’s outstanding performance at the 2012 Women in the World Summit has been recognized and celebrated by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Meryl Streep, and Tina Brown. Now hear about Suma’s journey from Nepal to New York City from Suma herself, as she recounts her thoughts and emotions as she prepared to sing for over 5,000 global leaders at Lincoln Center.

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