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Resighting the Persianate Cosmopolis: Its Larger Arc Across Maritime Asia

May 18, 2022 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


The Other Dimension Distinguished talk series presents: A lecture by Bruce B. Lawrence –


Resighting the Persianate Cosmopolis: Its Larger Arc Across Maritime Asia

Followed by Ehsan Sheikholharam’s reflection on The Islamicate Cosmopolitan Spirit


The lecture will be conducted in English Free and open to the public Sponsored by the Graduate Student Association of Iranians at Duke (GSAID)


Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 7:00 PM EST In-Person

at John Hope Franklin Center Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, ROom 240 2204

Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27708


You can also join us using the following link: ID: 961 5510 7120


Co-sponsors: Dr Ali and Parvin Jarrahi; Duke University Middie Eastern Studes Center; Duke islamic Studies Center; UNC, Chapel Hill Persian Studies Program; Duke University Libraries; Iranian






May 18, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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John Hope Franklin Center
Durham, NC United States