Roshangar SLLC undergraduates found Persian Studies research journal READ MORE
Lily Afshar in Concert The Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at UMD is excited to host an extraordinary artist, Lily Afshar, a true citizen of the world. READ MORE
Workshop: Manuscripts in the Digital Age Nov 4th 12-1 READ MORE

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Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland aspires to be the premier center for the learning, understanding, and appreciation of Persian culture in the United States. Toward this end, Roshan Institute seeks to provide outstanding course offerings and programs in Persian language, literature, history, and culture; to foster communication and community ties among people of Persian heritage and those interested in Persian studies; and to serve as a model for encouraging intercultural communication among peoples of varying backgrounds.




Ida Meftahi has just published Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on Stage
New undergraduate research journal and website on Persian Studies


St. Mary's Multi-Purpose Room, St. Mary's Hall, UMD
Friday, November 04, 2016 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM