Welcome to the Program
Welcome to the Program in Persian Studies at the University of California, Irvine. Persian at UCI allows students of all backgrounds to learn about Iranian, Afghan and Central Asia history, the Iranian religious tradition, Persian literature, and the Persianate World.
Reflecting the diversity of Persian culture as it developed in close contact with many different civilizations, Persian Studies is international and . . .
- February 23, 2018
"Iran after Alexander: Hellenism in the East" a One-Day International Conference at UC Irvine
- March 3, 2018
International Women's Day Celebration
- March 5, 2018
"Metaphysical Subversion in Contemporary Iranian Art" a talk by Dr. Abbas Daneshvari (Cal State Los Angeles)
- March 13, 2018
Nowruz (Persian New Year) Celebration Event