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CfP: Great Lakes Adiban Workshop, Chicago 2018

The Great Lakes Adiban Society (GLAS) invites submissions for its second annual workshop, scheduled to take place at the University of Chicago, October 6–7, 2018. We particularly welcome papers that are works in progress and would benefit from extensive discussion […]

PSW: Derek Mancini-Lander

PSW is pleased to welcome Derek Mancini-Lander (PhD, University of Michigan, 2012) on April 9, from 5-7 PM in 2022 South Thayer Building. Mancini-Lander will be presenting his paper, titled “Water, Weirs, and Itchy Welts: commemorating Shushtar in transregional contexts, 1678-1830,” which contributes to the study of […]

PSW: Mana Kia

PSW is pleased to welcome Mana Kia (Columbia U), who will be workshopping a paper titled “Historicizing Origins between Iran and India” on Monday, February 19, 5:00-7:00 PM in room 1185 North Quad. Kia’s paper is part of a longer chapter on the meaning […]

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Persian Roundtable

The Persian Roundtable (میزگرد فارسی) is a forum to allow 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

The Iranian Film Festival takes place every autumn, offering a free program of curated Iranian films that engage with a chosen theme for that year. (more…)

The Great Lakes Adiban Society

The University of Michigan is a founding institution of the Great Lakes Adiban Society, a regional organization dedicated to the collaborative study of premodern Islamicate literatures. For more information, see our website.

Persianate Studies Workshop

The Persianate Studies Workshop (PSW) is a student-organized, interdisciplinary workshop dedicated to advancing knowledge of the Perisanate world in all its many facets. (more…)

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