Celebration Of Professor Yarshater's 95th. Birthday

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We are delighted to invite you to a special session of the
Columbia University Seminar on Iranian Studies to honor 
Prof. Ehsan Yarshater, the doyen of Iranian studies

Prof. Ehsan Yarshater

on the occasion of his 95th birthday

Friday, April 17, 2015
Faculty House of Columbia University

5:00–6:00 Reception
Presentation of Special Issue of Iran-Nameh to Prof. Yarshater 
by Prof. Mohammad Tavakoli-Targhi, University of Toronto

6:00–7:30 Seminar
Prof. Ali Banuazizi, Boston College: “Prof. Yarshater as Institution Builder”
Prof. Martin Schwartz, UC Berkeley: “Prof. Yarshater and Pre-Islamic Iran”
Prof. Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak, University of Maryland: “Prof. Yarshater and Persian Literature”

Please RSVP for the Reception and/or the Lecture.
by April 5 

We very much hope that you will join us for this celebration.
Vahid Noshirvani and Ahmad Ashraf 
Co-Chairs, Iranian Studies Seminar

To reach the Faculty House:
Enter the Wien Hall Gate on 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive. 
Walk past Wien Hall, turn right to the Faculty House.