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Final Persian Roundtable — April 19

Doostan-e aziz, We’re excited to invite you to our last Persian Roundtable of the Winter 2019 term, which will take place at 4pm on Friday, April 19 in STB 4000. Please note we moved the date back a week. So, again: […]

Persian and Iranian Studies Backpacking Event – April 5, 2019

The Iranian Studies Program at the University of Michigan is pleased to announce its semiannual Backpacking Event on Friday, April 5, 2019 (we pushed the date back a week so as not to conflict with this weekend’s Nowruz festivities). Come […]

Nowruz events at U-M

Happy Nowruz! There are two upcoming events to usher in 1398 at the University of Michigan: The Persian Students Association (PSA) will put on their annual Nowruz show, entitled Zeeba / زیبا , on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 7:00–9:00pm in […]

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Programs

Persian Roundtable

A forum for students, faculty, and members of the Ann Arbor community to interact and practice their Persian in a variety of contexts. (more…)

The Iranian Film Festival of Ann Arbor

Our annual program of films from Iran, free and open to the public. (more…)

Great Lakes Adiban Society

A regional organization dedicated to the collaborative study of premodern Islamicate literatures. (more…)

Persianate Studies Workshop

A student-organized, interdisciplinary workshop dedicated to advancing knowledge of the Persianate world in all its many facets. (more…)

The Iranian Revolution and its Disciplinary Aftereffects

A 2019 symposium reflecting on Iranian Studies 40 years after the Revolution of 1979. Photo by David Burnett. (more…)