Conference on Women in Iran

                The following flyer (see below) informs about talks on Women in pre-Islamic and Islamic Iran , scheduled for January 15, 2010 from 3pm – 6 pm, at the Humanities Gateway Building 1030, at the University of California, Irvine, CA.  It is open and free to the public.  The program is organized by the Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies.
Maneck Bhujwala

Women in Iran:  Continuities and Discontinuities of Context
January 15, 2010
3-6 pm
Humanities Gateway Building 1030
Touraj Daryaee, Howard Baskerville Professor of Iranian History & Associate Director of Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies and Culture, UCI
Women in Pre-Islamic Iranian History
Hasan Yousefi Eshkevari
Women’s Rights in Islam (in Persian)
Nayereh Tohidi, Professor of Women’s Studies, California State University, Northridge  & Research Associate at the Center for Near Eastern Studies at UCLA
Muslim Feminism and Democracy Movement in Iran (in Persian)
Nasrin Rahimieh, Masseh Chair and Director of Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies and Culture & Professor of Comparative Literature
Women in Literary and Cultural Production

 Free and open to the public.

Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies
University of California, Irvine
1st Floor Humanities Gateway
Irvine, CA 92697-3370

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