Mirrors of Iran: Unveiling Iranian literary heritage
Venue: State Library of NSW - Gallery Room
Date: Saturday 8th September. 1:00 - 4:45pm
Sholeh Wolpé keynote address: Unveiling of Self: Tahirih and Forough Farrokhzád
The Iranica conference brings together a team of international and national scholars and literary figures to take participants through a unique and exhilarating journey of Iranian literature - from classical, mystical and Sufi tradition to contemporary, poetry, novel and film. A feature of the program will be a live performance of Persian classical music performed with authentic instruments.