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Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Lecture: “The Islamic State’s Utopia: A Visual Tour of the Caliphate” with Charlie Winter (King’s College London)

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Public Talk: “Making Sense of Saudi Arabia” with Dr. Toby Jones

Lecture: “Idols and Figural Images in Islam: A Brief Dive into a Perennial Debate” with Dr. Christiane Gruber (University of Michigan)

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Conference: “Documentary and the Middle East”

One Voice UNC’s Lunch-N-Learn: Mapping the Region

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

K-12 Workshop: Exploring Iran: Politics, Society, and Culture

Cultural Event: Urdu Majlis

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Persian Art Center in Carolina: “A New Look at the Book of Kings, Shahnameh” with Loghman Zaiim

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Lecture: “Tar Heels & Diplomacy” with Yaniv Barzilai

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

Cultural Event: Hindi-Urdu Cultural Night

Exhibition: ‘Reminders of Home: Persian Art Connecting Homeland and Diaspora’

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Film Screening: Docunight #52 [Durham]: “Death and the Judge”

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