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Ms. Saideh Ghods’s Presentation:“Fighting Pediatric Cancer in Iran”

Time: 
6/30/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
Library of Congress, Room 220, the AMED Reading Room, on the second level of the Thomas Jefferson Building

Please join us for Ms. Saideh Ghods’s presentation entitled, “Fighting Pediatric Cancer in Iran” on Monday, June 30, 2014 from 12:00PM -1:00PM at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. This event is free and open to the public. Ms. Saideh Ghods is a wonderful Iranian woman philanthropist, entrepreneur and community organizer. She is also the founder of the MAHAK, one of the most impressive charitable organizations in Iran that supports children with cancer. Please see the attached PDF and Library of Congress room location map.

"A Thousand Years of the Persian Book” Exhibition and 6- Month Lecture Series

Time: 
3/27/14 - 12:00 PM to 9/17/14 - 1:00 PM
Location: 
Library of Congress and University of Maryland. Please see Schedule.

The 6 month lecture series accompanying "A Thousand Years of the Persian Book" exhibit is cosponsored by  Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland, and made possible with

6th Annual Undergraduate Research Forum

Time: 
4/23/14 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
St. Mary's Hall (Language House)

The 6th Annual Undergraduate Research Forum will take place on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 2-4pm in the Language House.

“The World of Persian Literary Humanism: Spreading Culture through Books”

Time: 
9/17/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
Library of Congress, Room 220, the AMED Reading Room, on the second level of the Thomas Jefferson Building

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 17, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS 
The World of Persian Literary Humanism: Spreading Culture through Books”Hamid Dabashi, Columbia University 
 

"Modern Literature in Afghanistan: Contributions to the Persian Book"

Time: 
9/10/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
University of Maryland, Room TBD

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 10, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND"Modern Literature in Afghanistan: Contributions to the Persian Book"

"Forough Farrokhzad's Biography and Unpublished Letters"

Time: 
8/27/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
University of Maryland, Room TBD

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 27, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND"Forough Farrokhzad's Biography and Unpublished Letters"Farzaneh Milani, University of Virginia 

"The Persian Book in Pre-Modern Turkey"

Time: 
8/13/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
Library of Congress, Room 220, the AMED Reading Room, on the second level of the Thomas Jefferson Building

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 13, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS"The Persian Book in Pre-Modern Turkey"Ahmet Karamustafa, University of Maryland 

"Librarians, Patrons and Poets: The Personal Dimension of Persian Manuscripts"

Time: 
7/9/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
University of Maryland, Room TBD

WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND"Librarians, Patrons and Poets: The Personal Dimension of Persian Manuscripts"Amy Landau, Walters Art Museum 

"The Persian Book: Animation and Illustration"

Time: 
6/25/14 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: 
Library of Congress, Room 220, the AMED Reading Room, on the second level of the Thomas Jefferson Building

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS"The Persian Book: Animation and Illustration"Rashin Kheiriyeh, freelance illustrator 

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