Spring 2017 Seminars

The Columbia University Seminars - Seminar on Iranian Studies

Dear Iranian Studies Seminar Members and Guests,

Thank you for joining us, in this 29th consecutive year of the Columbia University Seminars on Iranian Studies. This Spring, the seminar on Iranian Studies will be meeting on the following dates:


Faculty House of Columbia University

Wednesday, February 15

Prof. Kathryn Spellman:
Iranian Diaspora: The Paradoxes of Belonging
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Friday, March 10

Dr. Mahvash Amirmokri:
Nowrouz Festival

Wednesday, April 5

Ms. Sholeh Wolpé:
Conference of Birds (Manteq al-Tayr) by Farid-al-Din Attār
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Wednesday, May 3

Dr. Khodadad Rezakhani:
No Decline, But Fall: The End of Sasanian Monarchy and the Transition to the Early Islamic Period
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Please save above dates.

We will gather at 5:00 pm in the lounge of Faculty House of Columbia University. The seminar will begin promptly at 5:30.

Co-Chairs: Vahid Noshirvani and Ahmad Ashraf

*To Reach Columbia University's Faculty House:
Enter the Wien Hall Gate on 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive.
Walk past Wien Hall, then turn right to the Faculty House.