The Bilingual Lecture Series on Iran

This Quarter

Panel on Environment & Sustainability (In Persian)

A panel with Amir Aghakouchak (UC Irvine), Azadeh Tabazadeh (Stanford), Mohsen B. Mesgaran (UC Davis)
Sunday, April 08, 2018
4:00 PM

The Frankfurt School, Authoritarianism, Islamism and Cosmetics: From 1920s Germany to the Middle East

A lecture in Farsi by Janet Afary (UC Santa Barbara)
Sunday, April 22, 2018
4:00 PM

Past Events

The Frankfurt School, Authoritarianism, Islamism and Cosmetics: From 1920s Germany to the Middle East

A lecture in Farsi by Janet Afary (UC Santa Barbara)
Sunday, April 22, 2018
4:00 PM

Panel on Environment & Sustainability (In Persian)

A panel with Amir Aghakouchak (UC Irvine), Azadeh Tabazadeh (Stanford), Mohsen B. Mesgaran (UC Davis)
Sunday, April 08, 2018
4:00 PM

In Search of Modern Iran (In Persian)

A lecture in Persian by Abbas Amanat (Yale University)
Saturday, February 03, 2018
4:00 PM

In Search of Modern Iran

A lecture in English by Abbas Amanat (Yale University)
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
4:00 PM

Computers and Challenges of Writing in Persian

A lecture in English by Behrooz Parhami (UCSB)
Monday, November 20, 2017
2:00 PM

Computers and Challenges of Writing in Persian

A lecture in Persian by Behrooz Parhami (UCSB)
Sunday, November 19, 2017
4:00 PM

What Kind of Wine did Rudaki Fancy?

A lecture in English by Kamran Talattof (University of Arizona)
Monday, October 09, 2017
2:00 PM

Sexuality and Cultural Change in Iranian Cinema

A lecture in Persian by Kamran Talattof (University of Arizona)
Sunday, October 08, 2017
4:00 PM

Lost Souls: Photography of African Eunuchs & Female Servants in Qajar Iran

In English. A lecture by Pedram Khosronejad (Oklahoma State University)
Monday, May 01, 2017
4:00 PM

Iran-Iraq War (1980-88) and the Creation of the “Sacred Defense Art”

In Persian. A lecture by Pedram Khosronejad (Oklahoma State University)
Sunday, April 30, 2017
4:00 PM

About the Organizer

Dr. Nayereh Tohidi is Professor and former Chair at the Department of Gender and Women Studies, California State University, Northridge. She is currently the founding Director of the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at CSUN and Visiting Professor at UCLA, School of Education. Professor Tohidi is a visiting scholar at the UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies.

Please visit Dr. Tohidi's CSUN Faculty Page for more information.