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Coming from Nowhere: Breaking Free of Cultural Branding and Identity Politics

Bahiyyih Nakhjavani was born in Iran, raised in Uganda, and educated in the UK and the States. She has taught literature and creative writing in many countries, is the author of non-fiction as well as novels, and has adapted Persian poetry into English during her career as a teacher and a writer.  Her latest work, Us & Them, is a satire about the Iranian diaspora all over the world. She currently lives in Strasburg, France.
Copies of Ms. Nakhjavani's newest book will be available for purchase at the event.

Details

When:

Thursday, April 20, 2017. 06:30 PM

Where:

Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library

Sponsor:

Iranian Studies Program

Contact:

650-724-0939
iranianstudies@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free and open to the public. Event is in English.