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The Nonviolent Revolution of Iranian Women Writers: A Conversation with Farzaneh Milani

June 24, 2021 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: Zoom webinar

Professor Farzaneh Milani discusses Iranian women writers and the Iranian women’s movement with Professor Abbas Milani. The conversation is a part of the on-going series on the Iranian women’s movement.

Farzaneh Milani is Raymond J. Nelson Professor of Iranian and Gender Studies and Cavaliers’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of Virginia. She is the former Chair of the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures and past Director of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and holds a joint appointment in both departments. Milani has published books and articles in Persian and English. She has written for The New York TimesThe Washington PostChristian Science MonitorMs. MagazineReader’s Digest International, and USA Today, among others. She has presented more than 270 lectures nationally and internationally.

If you need a disability-related accommodation for this event, please contact us at iranianstudies@stanford.edu. Requests should be made by June 15, 2021.


Zoom webinar
General Public
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies and the Stanford Festival of Iranian Arts
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June 24, 2021, 10:00 am