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Iran's Wilsonian Moment? Iranian Responses to WWI. October 1, Ziba Mir-Hosseini re-examines the course of the Presidential Elections in Iran, and their aftermath. Mohsen Yalfani discusses his life as a playwright in Iran. He explores his work, his perspective on life, and his trials and tribulations. October 23, Farzin Vejdani discusses the relationship between crime and the space in which it occurred by providing several examples from the city of Mashhad.
October 16, Maestro Mohammad-Reza Shajarian talks about developments in classical Persian music over the last fifty years.
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May 8, April 10, April 3, March 27, Ahmad Fardid: A "Westtoxicated" Persian? Ali Mirsepassi discusses one of the enigmas of intellectual history of Iran: Ahmad Fardid. Mirsepassi explores Fardid's complexity in light of the understated intellectualism of political Islam in Iran. April 19, Farzaneh Milani discusses her latest book which explores women in the arts, particularly in the Islamic Republic of Iran, and how their political climate affects their portrayal and their voice. March 12, Majid Naficy gives a lecture on persian poetry in Los Angeles. She looks at how this phenomena affects the cultural environment of the area.
February 21, Bijan Gheiby talks about veils and their usage as part of a culture and how Islam's use of the veil has evolved through history. November 9, Shahla Talebi discusses her newest book, Ghosts of Revolution: Rekindled Memories of Imprisonment in Iran and her tragic experiences as an Iranian prisoner in light of a meditative look at Iran from the late 's to the early 's. October 17, Guest speaker Reza Baraheni discusses what he calls three archeologies. He describes them as the Iranian monarchy, Islam, the Enlightenment. He says that when judging literature of the area these three "clocks" must be considered.
January 13, Video An Evening with Mohsen Namjoo. Mohsen Namjoo performs for a lively audience at Stanford University. The concert features different styles of music including the premier of some of Namjoo's songs. Iranian writer Goli Taraghi discusses her work, her childhood in Iran and her emigration to France and the United States. November 12, Theocracy's Limits: Iran at the Precipice of its Contradictions. New York Times columnist Roger Cohen shares his views on the current situation in Iran and on the future of the country's leadership.
March 9, Houchang E. Chehabi discusses the notion that delineating Iraq as an Arab nation and Iran as a Persian nation creates a divisive ethnic and cultural boundary that does not historically exist. March 16, February 23, The Social Contract in Iran.
Professor Paul Rivlin asserts that if the Iranian regime does not alter its economic policy it will face extreme economic instability for many years to come. January 26, Covering Tehran: A Journalist's Perspective. Nazila Fathi discusses Iranian media and expounds upon her experiences in journalism in Iran during the June elections and protests. January 19, Shahriar Mandanipour discusses how literature is targeted in Iran because it exposes the lies of fundamentalist thought. He tells several stories of how living in Iran and being censored in Iran cultivated his path as a writer.
December 10, October 08, Jack Miklos discusses US diplomacy, economy, and militia in Iran before and during the revolution. February 27, Messianic Pragmatists, The Riddle of Iran. Roger Cohen, columnist for the New York Times, discusses current geopolitical issues in Iran, and posits that allegiance with Iran is the key to peace in the middle east. April 30, Breath Poetry.
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Iranian poet Ziba Karbassi reads several of her poems in Persian and English, and discusses her theory that poetry can save lives, that poetry is as important as oxygen inhaled as the elixir in the breath of humanity. April 15, Asia Between Two Worlds. Shahruush Porsipur discusses her most recent novel about an Iranian maid who leaves the village life to struggle in the city. Porsipur states that this story is philosophically based upon ideas and the struggles of humanity and women.
April 8, Mohsen Namjoo writes his own poetry with a unique modernist flair, and he sometimes uses satirical lyrics and blends them with classical poetry of Hafez, Rumi, and Saadi. October 3, November 3, An Evening with Dariush Mehrjui. Iranian film producer, Dariush Mehrjui, answers questions about the inspirations and interpretations of his recently released film, Santouri. November 7, Professor Arash Naraghi discusses theory of government in Iran and the secularizing influence of the three types of post revolutionary reactions: traditionalist, modernist, and pragmatic.
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She now lives in France where she teaches. She taught European and American literature in Belgium. April 22, February 12, Professor Richard Falk presents an alternate approach to confrontation, suggesting the benefits of seeking to resolve concerns about Iran within a regional framework of denuclearization that includes Israel. January 28, Bahiyyih Nakhjavani. Dena Taherianfar 1. Bita Prize for Young Persian Artists. Dena Taherianfar 2. Nazila Fathi. He is responsible for assigning pieces on foreign policy, national security and international affairs.
Before moving to the New York Times in early , he was a senior editor at Foreign Affairs from - Phil in modern history from Oxford University St. He is the author of The Poet Game and Opium. He is the editor of Tehran Noir and the author of Tehran at Twilight, his latest novel. The wide range of Dr. Mohammadian, an accomplished Iranian, lawyer, writer and public intellectual. Her works of fiction and her monographs, mostly on issues dealing with women, offer a fascinating, innovative and daring new look at the question of women, their abuse and their defiance, in Iranian society.
Shahriar Mandanipour Mondanipour , one of the most accomplished writers of contemporary Iranian literature, has held fellowships at Brown University, Harvard University, Boston College, and at the Wissenschaftskolleg in Berlin, and he has been a visiting professorship at Brown University, where he taught courses in Persian literature and cinema.
Mandanipour is the author of nine volumes of fiction, one nonfiction book, and more than essays in literary theory, literature and art criticism, creative writing, censorship, and social commentary.
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