UCLA's Pourdavoud Center Hosts Biennial Ehsan Yarshater Lecture Series with Robert Rollinger

March 09, 2022

The Achaemenid Persian World Empire

A series of four lectures by

Robert Rollinger

Professor of Ancient History and Ancient Near Eastern Studies

University of Innsbruck

April 11–20, 2022  | UCLA, 314 Royce Hall, 10745 Dickson Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095

Lectures Begin at 4:00 pm


The Ehsan Yarshater Lecture Series are delivered by an outstanding scholar whose work has distinctively impacted the study of the Iranian Civilization. Each biennial lecture series consists of four to five lectures on a single theme that is subsequently elaborated and amplified into a monograph. The lectures represent original research and synthesis in all aspects of Iranian Studies, including archaeology and art history, as well as history, literature, the study of religions, and philosophy.

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