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
- February 24, 2019
2nd Annual Children's Persian Book Festival
- March 1, 2019
Del Sol Quartet Concert
- March 5, 2019
The Crucible of Empire: The Sasanian World and its Religious Minorities Lecture Series by Stephen Rapp
- March 6, 2019
UC Irvine & Getty Symposium "Ancient Iranian Cultures of Luxury and the Creation of an Afro-Eurasian Political Culture"