Women Write Iran: Nostalgia and Human Rights from Diaspora

Thursday, May 4, 2017

6:30 pm

Geology Corner, Building 320, room 105 Map

Sponsored by:
Iranian Studies Program

Nima Naghibi is Chair and Associate Professor of English at Ryerson University in Toronto.  Her research is in the areas of postcolonial and diaspora studies, and life narratives with particular attention to questions of human rights and social justice.  She is the author of the books Women Write Iran: Nostalgia and Human Rights from the Diaspora (Minnesota Press, 2016) and Rethinking Global Sisterhood: Western Feminism and Iran (Minnesota Press, 2007), and many essays and articles.

The Stanford Bookstore will be at the event with copies of Dr. Naghibi's newest book for sale.

When:
Thursday, May 4, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where:
Geology Corner, Building 320, room 105 Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public. No RSVP required. Lecture is in English.

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading International Humanities Literary Women / Gender 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-497-3931, iranianstudies@stanford.edu
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