Events

2018-2019

SHELTER AND SHIELD: THE PERSIAN SCHINDLER, THE POLISH REFUGEES, AND THE STORY OF JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN REFUGEES IN IRAN IN WWII

When: Saturday, April 26

Where: Georgetown University, ICC Auditorium and Copley Formal Lounge

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The Spirit of Nowruz

Roshan Institute of Persian Studies and Georgetown Persian Language and Culture Program present Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Lecture Series. 

Please join for a documentary showing of The Spirit of Nowruz followed by a Q&A and book signing by Mr. Farzin Rezaeian, documentary producer. 

When: Saturday, April 13

Where: Georgetown Unievrsity, Intercultural Center Auditorium

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Lalehzar - Tehran's "Champs-Élysées" Under Allied Occupation (1941-1945)

Funded in part by the Jalinous Endowed Fund for Persian Culture and Language Studies
When: Tuesday, February 19 at 3:00pm
Where: 7th floor of the Intercultural Center at Georgetown University, (ICC 700)

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Persian Tapestry Workshop

Please join us for an exceptional workshop on Persian Tapestry with Iranian artist Shahrzad Gharazi. 

When: November 3, 2018, 3:30-5:30 pm

Where: Healy Family Student Center Social Room

Shahrzad Gharazi is an art professor from Iran. She will discuss her work and lead a weaving demonstration. You can view her work on Instagram and Pinterest.

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 Bahram Beyzaie's "1001st night" Performed by Mojdeh Shamsaie

When: September 15

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2017-2018

The Legacy of Persian Rugs

Featuring Persian rug specialist Safoura Zoroofchi

When: March 27th, 3:00-4:30 pm

Where: ICC 700

Safoura Zoroofchi

Designer, Persian carpet and crafts specialist. Founder of Nar Collection, a design house focusing on high quality hand crafted fashion accessories inspired by Persian art and culture.

Safoura has a BA in Persian Crafts, specializing in Persian Rugs, from Al-Zahra University, Tehran, MA in Illustration from Tehran University of Art, and studied textile design at the St. Martin’s School, University of the Arts, London.

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