Latest Past Events

2022 Twin Cities Iranian Film Festival

The 2022 Twin Cities Iranian Film Festival will be presented in partnership with the MSP Film Society, August 17-19 at MSP Film at The Main - 115 SE Main St, Minneapolis. More details coming soon!

Juan Cole on his new translation of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

https://bit.ly/3h57MoP Author reading and talk by Juan Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan.“’To read Juan Cole’s deft, plain-spoken translation of the Rubáiyát is to find companionship, to rejoin a thousand-year human conversation about how to endure, enjoy, and find a fleeting beauty in everlastingly dire times. The lucid, cogent and mind-opening Epilogue [...]

Classical setar music of Iran with Dan Rein and Chris Gray

Zoom link: https://bit.ly/3ax29NH Shakopee native Dan Rein,master of the Persian setar, accompanied by percussionist Chris Gray, will play improvisations based on the forms and structure of traditional Iranian music . Dan is the recipient of grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Jerome