Dr. Farzaneh Milani is Raymond J. Nelson Professor and Chair of the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages at the University of Virginia. She has published several books, articles, epilogues, forewords, and afterwords in both Persian and English. Her talk will include readings from her recently published biography on the Iranian master poet (?) Forugh Farrokhzad.
Copies of Farzaneh Milani's new book will be available for sale at the event and she has kindly agreed to sign copies of the book as well.