Upcoming Events

The Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf studies hosts numerous events throughout the academic year. Find upcoming dates and details below. PDF iconYou may also view our complete 2019-2020 events calendar in a convenient, printable format.

Narges Bajoghli: "Iran Reframed: Anxieties of Power in the Islamic Republic"

Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 6:00 pm
Location: Labyrinth Books Princeton
Audience: Free, Open to the Public
Tags: Talk

Layla Ramezan: "100 years of Iranian Piano Music"

Fri, Oct 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
Location: Fine Hall, Taplin Auditorium
Audience: Free, Open to the Public


Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 1:00 pm
Location: Garden Theatre
Audience: Free, Open to the Public

Alice Wilson: "Defeated Revolutions, Lasting Legacies: The Afterlife of Revolution in Dhufar, Oman"

Wed, Nov 6, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Location: Louis A. Simpson International Building, A 71
Audience: RSVP Required, Free, Open to the Public

Yann Richard: "Plots, Secrets, Truths and Lies in Modern Iranian Historiography"

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

Anniversary of Iranian Revolution Event: Conversation with Elaine Sciolino and David Burnett

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

Fri, Apr 3, 2020, 9:00 am to Sat, Apr 4, 2020, 4:00 pm
Location: TBD

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

Thu, Apr 30, 2020, 6:00 pm
Location: Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, Rooms 399 and 301 (tentative)

Thirteenth Biennial Iran Studies Conference

Tue, Aug 25, 2020 (All day) to Fri, Aug 28, 2020 (All day)
Location: University of Salamanca, Spain
Tags: Conference