The Pourdavoud Seminars provide a forum for scholars to present novel and original work within a more discrete setting that is primarily geared toward faculty and graduate students.

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  • 19 Nov

    Ehsan Yarshater: A Homage

    Mon, November 19, 2018
    4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Faculty Center, California Room
    480 Charles E Young Dr E, Los Angeles, CA 90095

    Please join the Pourdavoud Center in celebrating the life and scholarly contributions of Professor Eshan Yarshater (1920-2018), the Hagop Kevorkian Professor Emeritus of Iranian Studies at Columbia University.  Professor Yarshater’s prolific career has had a global impact.  At UCLA, he is remembered with the endowed Yarshater Biennial Lecture Series, and at Columbia University, his memory is celebrated with the recently...