$15 – $25

Mirrors of Iran 2018 Conference

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Gallery Room, State Library of New South Wales

Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

Australia

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2018 Conference: Mirrors of Iran: Unveiling Iranian Literary Heritage

The Association of Iranica in Australasia, in partnership with the State Library of NSW presents a unique opportunity to experience the richness of Iranian cultural heritage.

This 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 traditions to contemporary, poetry, novel and film.

Two key features of the program will be live performances of Persian classical music performed with authentic instruments and a live demonstration of Persian calligraphy with music accompaniment.

The Conference presenters include:

Sholeh Wolpé: Keynote international visiting Scholar, UCLA, USA; Dr Milád Miláni, UWS; Shokoofeh Ázar, Author and nominee for Stella Prize; Elhám Náeej and Mazda Morádabbasi, PhD candidates, UNSW; Musicians: Anna McDonald (Kamáncheh); Hámed Sádeghi (Tár); Bahman Kermány (Dotár); Calligrapher, Rezá Taqipoor.

MC: Dr Zahrá Táheri, ANU.


Saturday 8th September 2018

Gallery Room

State Library of New South Wales

Corner of Macquarie Street & Shakespeare Place

Sydney NSW 2000

1.00pm – 4.45pm

Bookings Essential

Tickets: $25

Early bird until 18 August $20

Iranica member tickets: $20

Student ticket: $15

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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Getting here

By public transport

The closest train stations are Martin Place (200 metres) and St James (450 metres). Ferries arrive into Circular Quay which is only a short walk away. The Sydney Explorer bus stops outside the Library on Macquarie Street.

By car

The nearest parking station is Sydney Hospital, located on Hospital Road.

If you have a Mobility Parking sticker, you can use the parking spaces at Shakespeare Place, on the corner of Macquarie Street and the Cahill Expressway.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email: iranica.associa@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

There are no refunds for this event. However, ticekts can be transfered

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we are going paperless! We will have your name on the attendee list at the door.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes. Just let us know which name it is under.

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Gallery Room, State Library of New South Wales

Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

Australia

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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