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Monthly Archive for February, 2017

Salaam!
Please join us for a Persian Circle talk on Tuesday, February 28 at 4:30 pm with Dr. Ali Mousavi (UCLA):
سهم ایالات متحده آمریکا  در پژوهشهای باستانشناسی در ایران
American Contributions to the Archaeology of Iran
This talk will be in Persian

Ali Mousavi obtained his Ph.D. in archaeology of the ancient Near East from the University of California, […]

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Salaam!
Please join us for a Persian Circle talk on Tuesday, February 21 with our own
Dr. Austin O’Malley:
 
 معرفی رباعیات عطار
An Introduction to Attar’s quatrains

 
 This talk will focus on ʿAṭṭâr’s Mokhtâr-nâma, the earliest authorially curated and thematically organized quatrain collection in Persian. After introducing and discussing ʿAṭṭar, the quatrain form, and the Mokhtâr-nâma, we will read, […]

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Salaam!
Please join us for a Persian Circle talk on Tuesday, February 14 at 4:30 pm with Prof. Fariba Zarinebaf (UC Riverside):
 
 
“Iranian Diaspora and Cityscapes of Memory in LA”
 
The talk will be in English and Persian
 
 
Fariba Zarinebaf received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in Islamic history and is currently teaching at UC Riverside. […]

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Salaam! Please join us for a Persian Circle talk on Tuesday, February 7 at 4:30pm with playwright Ezzat Goushegir:
“I’m not an Exceptionalist!”

A play reading
The reading will be in English, comments by the author will be in Persian.
 
Ezzat Goushegir is a playwright, author and film critic.  She has performed her plays internationally as well as published […]

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