Legacy of Forugh Farrokhzad, with Sholeh Wolpé, Jasmin Darznik, and Shabnam Piryaei: December 3, 2020

The Poetry Center and the Center for Iranian Diaspora Studies, San Francisco State University, co-present a program of poetry, fiction, film, and conversation, inspired and emboldened by the work and legacy of one of Iran's outstanding cultural figures of the 20th century: poet, filmmaker, and feminist iconoclast Forugh Farrokhzad (December 29, 1934–February 13, 1967). The program features poet and translator of Farrokhzad, Sholeh Wolpé, novelist Jasmin Darznik, and poet-filmmaker Shabnam Piryaei, with emcee Persis Karim, Neda Nobari Distinguished Chair and director of the Center for Iranian Diaspora Studies. This program was supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Publisher
DocFilm Institute
Location
The Poetry Center, SFSU (Remote Access Event)
Date
2020-12-03
Event Run Time
01:29:44
Contributors
Persis Karim
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