Thank you for visiting the Center for Iranian Studies' website at Columbia University. This site has important information about our publications, seminars and events. The Center's major project is the Encyclopædia Iranica, a multi-disciplinary reference work and research tool concerned with Iranian history and civilization and its contacts with other cultures and peoples. Please come back often!
Encyclopedia Iranica as one of the MARS Best Free Reference Websites 2014
The Societas Iranologica Europea (S.I.E.) announces the 3rd edition of the S.I.E. Award for a European Ph.D. thesis.
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