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May 24th: Afsaneh Kalantary

Ba Salam, 
Please join us this week at the last Persian Circle at the University of Chicago of the academic year for a talk in Persian entitled:
The Contemporary Revival of the Aryan Discourse in Iran and the Diaspora
-Dr. Afsaneh Kalantary
پدیده معاصر احیای گفتمان < آریایی > در ایران و دیاسپورا
دکتر آفسانه کلانتری

 
Address:
Thursday 24th May
5:00-6:30pm
Farouk Mustafa Seminar Room […]

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May 17th: Nassim Abdi

Ba Salam,
Please join us this week at the University of Chicago’s Persian Circle for a talk in Persian entitled:
“Docademia Journey-Bringing Voices of Marginalized Communities LIVE in University Classrooms!”
– Dr. Nassim Abdi

Address:
Thursday 17th May
5:00-6:30pm
Farouk Mustafa Seminar Room (Pick Hall #218)
5828 S. University Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Nassim Abdi, Ph.D. is an educator and scholar-activist. After completing a degree in journalism […]

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April 26th: Fatemeh Shams

Ba Salam,
This week, the Persian Circle at the University of Chicago are fortunate to host Dr. Fatemeh Shams, Professor of modern Persian literature at the University of Pennsylvania. She will be giving a talk entitled:
Dialogues with the Dead: Reading Poetry in Iranian Graveyards
Dr. Fatemeh Shams

Address:
Thursday 19th April
5:00-6:30pm
Farouk Mustafa Seminar Room (Pick Hall #218)
5828 S. University […]

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Ba Salam,
This week, the Persian Circle at the University of Chicago presents a talk in Persian entitled:
“Contemporary Architecture of Iran” – Mohammad Hossein Abbasi
معماری معاصر ایران – محمد حسین عباسی

Address:
Thursday 19th April
5:00-6:30pm
Farouk Mustafa Seminar Room (Pick Hall #218)
5828 S. University Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Mohammad Hossein Abbasi is an Iranian architect working in Chicago. His work focuses […]

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12th April: Hamid-Reza Rahimi

Dear all,
Please join us at the Persian Circle at the University of Chicago this Thursday at 5pm, for a talk in Persian entitled:
“A Piece of Time: A Pause in Poetry, Satire, and Song”
Hamid-Reza Rahimi
یک تکه از زمان: مکثی در شعر و طنز و ترانه
حمیدرضا رحیمی

Address:
Thursday 12th April
5:00-6:30pm
Pick Hall 218
5828 S. University Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
Hamid-Reza Rahimi […]

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March 1st: Abbas Alizadeh

Dear all,
Please join us for the final meeting of the Persian Circle at the University of Chicago of the Winter quarter, this Thursday at 5pm, for a talk in Persian entitled:
The Roots of Formal Nationalism and the Rise of the Nation State in Iran
By Dr. Abbas Alizadeh
Address:
Thursday 1st March
5:00-6:30pm
Pick Hall 218
5828 S. University Ave
Chicago, IL […]

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February 22nd: Hossein Khandan

Dear all,
Thanks to all those who came to, enjoyed, and meditated on Abbas Kiarostami’s ’24 Frames’ last week! The theme of Iranian cinema – and Kiarostami in particular – continues this week, with a talk by Chicago-based Iranian-American filmmaker, Hossein Khandan, on his latest film: Waiting for Kiarostami. This talk will be in Persian.
Hossein Khandan on “Waiting […]

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Udabā’ va sukhansanjān-i muhtaram-i Chicago,
Please join us at the University of Chicago’s Persian Circle this week, on Thursday 25th January at 5pm, for a talk and discussion (in English) led by Francesca Chubb-Confer on the ever-challenging process of translating Persian ghazals, focusing on those of Muhammad Iqbal, in a session entitled:
اتصال و انحلال درترجمه‌ی غزلهای آتش‌خیال […]

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November 16th: Tang Tian

Baa salaam,

This Thursday, Persian Circle at the University of Chicago presents a talk in a mixture of Persian + English by CMES student Tang Tian. Tang will talk to us about her experiences studying and travelling in Iran, in a talk entitled:

سفر و اقامت من در ايران

 

Thursday 16th November

5:00-6:30pm

Pick Hall 218

5828 S. University Ave

Chicago, IL […]

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