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The Republic of Imagination: Iranian Women's Bestselling Novels

Event Recap

March 2, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Speaker: 
Kamran Talattof
Event Sponsor: 
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies

Dr. Kamran Talattof is professor of Persian of Near Eastern Studies at the University of Arizona. He has published widely on issues of gender, sexuality, ideology, culture, and language pedagogy. His lecture will provide textual and discursive analyses of Iranian women's bestselling novels of the last two decades, placing them in the context within which they were published and read to reveal what they say about society's desire for reform, democracy, and civility.

Building 320, room 105

Event is free and open to the public. No RSVP required. lecture is in English.

Contact Email: 
iranianstudies@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-724-0939