Tehran in the evening

Tehran in the evening

A dynamic scholarly community advancing the study of modern Iran and the Persian Gulf region.

Upcoming Events

  • Peyman Jafari: "Cracking History with Oil: Oil Workers and the Making of Modern Iran"

  • Anniversary of Iranian Revolution Event: Elaine Sciolino and David Burnett in Conversation with Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi

  • Adam Hanieh: "Money, Markets, and Monarchies: The Gulf Cooperation Council and the Political Economy of the Contemporary Middle East"

  • Arash Davari: "Human Rights Guerrillas: Iran in the Long 1970's"

  • Iranian Movie Night with Negar Mottahedeh

  • Arash Davari: Deprovincializing Iran Workshop

  • Amy Malek: "Contests of Inclusion: Querying Cultural Citizenship in the Iranian Diaspora"

  • Seema Gloestaneh: "Unremarkable Evidence: Secrecy and Iranian Sufis' Cultivation of Digital and Private Archives"

  • Jo-Ann Gross: Badakhshan Conference Keynote Address

  • Thirteenth Biennial Iran Studies Conference

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