Iranian Studies

  • Founded
    1987
  • Seminar Number
    615

The purpose of these monthly gatherings is to present and promote new research in Iranian studies from pre- Islamic times to the present. The seminar provides an opportunity for scholars and researchers in the greater metropolitan area to meet regularly and exchange views and discuss the topics of their research interests.


Co-Chairs
Dr. Mahnaz Moazami
mm1754@columbia.edu

Mr. Mohsen Ashtiyani
ma419@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
Navid Zarrinnal
nz2254@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

01/24/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:00 PM
In Search of Modern Iran
Abbas Amanat, Yale University




02/28/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:00 PM
The Early History of the Arsacids: Some New Insights
Marek Jan Olbrycht, Institute for Advanced Study




04/25/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:00 PM
Persian Manuscripts and the Meaning of Masterpiece
Marianna Shreve Simpson, University of Pennsylvania