IRAN’S LITERARY HERITAGE LECTURE SERIES
Lectures will take place at 5.30p.m. in the Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF.
Wednesday January 18th: Dr Farhang Jahanpour (University of Oxford)
Introductory Lecture on Iran’s Literary Heritage
Wednesday January 25th: Dr Firuza Melville (University of Cambridge)
Femme Fatale in Persian Literature and beyond.
Wednesday February 1st: Dr Homa Katouzian (University of Oxford)
Women in Sadeq Hedayat’s fiction
Wednesday February 8th: Amara Elahi (University of Oxford)
Vis u Ramin and Tristan: Resonance or Influence?
Wednesday February 15th: Professor Charles Melville (University of Cambridge)
Rubrics and chapter headings in the Shahnama story of Forud
Wednesday February 22nd: Dr Leonard Lewisohn (University of Exeter)
An Introduction to the Poetry of Hafiz
Wednesday February 29th: Professor Alan Williams (University of Manchester)
The Metamorphosis of meaning in Rumi's Masnavi
Wednesday March 7th: Dr Saeed Talajooy (University of Cambridge)
Modernity and Iranian Drama: Hassan Moqaddam and Mirzadeh Eshqui
Admission free. All welcome.