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 . . .
- September 19, 2018
UCI and Farhang Foundation partner to enhance the study and appreciation of Persian history and culture
- May 26, 2017
The Artful Face, Voice, Gaze and ear in Abbas Kiarostami's Cinema
- July 22, 2019
Pahlavi (Middle Persian) Summer School
- July 24, 2019
Docunight: Iranian Documentary Series - Screening of "Like A Woman"
- July 25, 2019
Screening of Documentary "The Secret of Holy Fire" by Ali Shahriaripour
- July 26, 2019
"Royal Titles and Political Rhetoric on Material Culture of the Indo-Iranian Frontier" by Dr. Razieh Taasob