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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us this Thursday for Persian Circle! Hamideh Bagherzadeh (Linguistics, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee) will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

نیایی زبانان فارسی در امریکا

(بررسی فراگیری زبان فارسی نیایی به عنوان یک گویش مستقل، نه یک گویش ناقص)

(گواهی برای تئوری گرامر چند گانه/ دوزبانه گی همگانی)

Persian […]

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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us this Thursday, 2/21, for Persian Circle. Shaahin Pishbin (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations) will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

از نیشابور تا بوئنوس آیرس: خورخه لوئیس بورخس و ادبیات فارسی

From Nishapur to Buenos Aires: Jorge Luis Borges and Persian Literature

Thursday 21st February, 5-6.30pm, Pick Hall 218
(5828 S. […]

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Baa salaam,

 

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us for Persian Circle this Thursday. Hashem Morvarid (Philosophy, University of Illinois at Chicago) will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

 

 

بساطت الهی در فلسفه ابن سینا

 

Avicenna on Divine Simplicity

 

Thursday 14th February, 5-6.30pm, Pick Hall 218

(5828 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL 60637)

 

Hashem Morvarid was born in a religious […]

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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us for Persian Circle this Thursday. Ameena Yovan (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations) will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

نبینم همی یار با من بسی”: تقدیر و نظام دنیوی در مقاتل حسین وحکایت سیاوش”

“I see no more companions about me”: Understanding fate and world order in the maqātil of Ḥusayn and […]

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Baa salaam,

 

Dear friends and colleagues, for our second meeting of Persian Circle this quarter, we are very excited to host Dr. Saeed Yousef (Senior Lecturer of Persian, University of Chicago), who will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

 

رشدِ ناموزونِ مُدرنیته در شعر فارسی

 

The Uneven Development of Modernity in Persian Poetry

 

Thursday 24th January, 5-6.30pm, Pick […]

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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us this upcoming Thursday, 1/17, for first Persian Circle of the quarter. Monire Taliebakhsh (PhD candidate in Persian Mystical Literature at Tarbiat Modares University, and visiting scholar at the Phenomenology Research Center at Southern Illinois University) will be giving a talk in English entitled:

Open Subject in Persian Mystical Literature
سوژه گشوده در ادبیات […]

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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us this upcoming Thursday for our final Persian Circle of the quarter. Alex Shams (University of Chicago, Anthropology) will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

راه کربلا: نقش آیین پیاده روی اربعین در ایجاد فرهنگ فراملیتی تشیع

“The Road to Karbala; The Role of Arbaeen Pilgrimage in Producing Transnational Shia Culture”
Thursday 6th December, […]

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Baa salaam,
Dear friends and colleagues, please join us this Thursday, 11/29, for a Persian Circle featuring Xelef Botan (CMES), who will be giving a talk in Persian and English on his travels in Iran this summer.
Xelef Botan is a second year CMES student at UChicago. He received his BA from Brown University in International Relations. […]

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Baa salaam,
Dear friends and colleagues, our Persian Circle this week features Chicago-based artist Yasaman Moussavi, who will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:
راه
(Passage)
An abstract of the talk is provided in the Persian-language announcement, below.
(Image:  Yasaman Moussavi, Shadow Facing the light, Installation, 2015)
Thursday 8st November, 5-6.30pm, Pick Hall 218
(5828 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL 60637)
Yasaman Moussavi was born in Tehran, […]

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Baa salaam,

Dear friends and colleagues, please join us on Thursday for a Persian Circle featuring Parvaneh Hosseini (The University of Arizona, School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies), who will be giving a talk in Persian entitled:

:هویت و حافظه جمعی در رمان های فارسی اثر نویسندگان بهایی
«خاطرات یوتاب» و «گهواره دیو»
Collective Memory and Identity Construction in Persian […]

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