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Sa’di, Ghazal’s Prophet

We are pleased to announce that our own Shahla Farghadani will be speaking at the University of Chicago’s Persian Circle this Thursday, April 28, at 5pm CST. Please read below for details. سعدی، پیغمبر غزل: ژانری مقدس در ادبیات دوره […]

Fall 2021 Backpacking Event

We’re pleased to announce our upcoming Iranian Studies @ U-M Fall 2021 Backpacking Event Meet program students and faculty, enjoy some Persian snacks, learn about upcoming courses, and find out more about Iran-related events at MES! Friday, November 5, 11:00–12:00 pm3rd […]

Great Lakes Adiban Workshop, Oct 9–10

We are pleased to announce that the Great Lakes Adiban Society Workshop will be hosted this year at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor! The workshop is free and open to all, and participants can attend either in person or via Zoom. […]

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The University of Michigan offers a rich program of courses in Persian…

Persian Roundtable

A forum for students, faculty, and members of the Ann Arbor community…

Persianate Studies Workshop

A student-organized, interdisciplinary workshop dedicated to advancing knowledge of the Persianate world…

The Iranian Film Festival of Ann Arbor

Our annual program of films from Iran, free and open to the…

The Iranian Revolution and its Disciplinary Aftereffects

A 2019 symposium reflecting on Iranian Studies 40 years after the Revolution…

Great Lakes Adiban Society

A regional organization dedicated to the collaborative study of premodern Islamicate literatures.

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