IAAB Iranian Diaspora Conference - UCLA (October 13-14, 2012)

Ms. Noosheen Hashemi (The HAND Foundation) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

KEYNOTE: Noosheen Hashemi


Dr. Marjorie Orellana (UCLA), Aitak Ajangzad (Columbia University), Dr. Shirin Vossoughi (Stanford University), Mr. Aria Fani (Iranian School of San Diego), Golnesa Asheghali (George Mason University) - UCLA (October 13, 2012) - by QH

Panel 1: Education in Diaspora: Pedagogical Questions and Possibilities


Dr. Shirin Vossoughi (Stanford University) - UCLA (October 13, 2012) - by QH


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012) - by QH


Ms. Shirin Hakimzadeh (IAAB), Ms. Niloufar Khonsari (Omid Advocates for Human Rights), Dr. Omid Tofighian, Adam Cameron, Ally Bolour (ORAM) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Panel 2: Iranian Refugees & Asylees: Rights, Challenges, and Advocacy


Dr. Omid Tofighian (Univ. of Western Sydney, Australia) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Dr. Omid Tofighian (Univ. of Western Sydney, Australia)


Ally Bolour (ORAM) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Ally Bolour (ORAM)


Dr. Persis Karim, Anita Amirrezvani,  Dr. Roger Sedarat, Ms. Sholeh Wolpe - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Writers Roundtable


Sholeh Wolpé - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Sholeh Wolpé


Anita Amirrezvani - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Anita Amirrezvani


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


Dr. Mammad Aidani - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Panel 3: Cultural Production in the Iranian Diaspora: Cutting-Edge Practitioners Speak


Porochista Khakpour, Ayat Najafi, Dr. Mammad Aidani - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Porochista Khakpour, Ayat Najafi, Dr. Mammad Aidani


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Panel 4: Holding a Mirror to Ourselves: Critiques and Dialogues


Orly Rahimiyan (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev), Beeta Baghoolizadeh, rash Davari (UCLA)- UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


Beeta Baghoolizadeh (Univ. of Pennsylvania) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Beeta Baghoolizadeh (Univ. of Pennsylvania)


Beeta Baghoolizadeh (Univ. of Pennsylvania) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


Orly Rahimiyan (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


Ziba Shirazi - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Ziba Shirazi


Homa Sarshar, Pardis Shafafi, Dr. Bronwen Robertson, Sourena Parham  - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Panel 5: Storytelling: Oral, Visual, and Multimedia Histories of Iranians in Diaspora


Homa Sarshar - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH


Pardis Shafafi (Univ. of St. Andrews, Scotland) - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Pardis Shafafi (Univ. of St. Andrews, Scotland)


Sourena Parham (ShahreFarhang.com) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Nasrin Rahimieh, Homa Sarshar, Pardis Shafafi, Bronwen Robertson, Sourena Parham - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

Dr. Nasrin Rahimieh


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Ms. Donya Alinejad (Vrije Universiteit, Netherlands) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Panel 6: Iranians Online & Offline: Place and Space in Diaspora


Iranians Online & Offline: Place and Space in Diaspora: Dr. Babak Elahi (Rochester Institute of Technology), Ms. Donya Alinejad (Vrije Universiteit, Netherlands), Pouya Jahanshahi (Laguna College of Art & Design) & Mr. Jeff Knowlton,  Sanaz Raji - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Pouya Jahanshahi (Laguna College of Art & Design) & Jeff Knowlton (34 North 118 West) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Pouya Jahanshahi & Jeff Knowlton


Amy Malek & Dr. Hamid Naficy - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Dr. Hamid Naficy - UCLA (October 13, 2012)- by QH

KEYNOTE: Dr. Hamid Naficy


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


 Dr. Mehdi Yahyanejad (Balatarin.com/USC), Golnoush Niknejad (TehranBureau.com),  Sima Sahar Zerehi (Shahrvand Newspaper, Toronto), Mahmood Enayat (Univ. of Oxford, UK) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Panel 7: The Production of Diasporic Media: News & Journalism


Mahmood Enayat (Univ. of Oxford, UK) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Mahmood Enayat (Univ. of Oxford, UK)


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Professor Asli Ü. Bâli (UCLA School of Law)Dr. John Tehranian, Mitra Ebadolahi (ACLU),  Nakkisa Akhavan (UCLA School of Law) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Panel 8: Race & Profiling: Discrimination, Immigration, and the Pursuit of Justice in Iranian America


Dr. John Tehranian - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Dr. John Tehranian


Mitra Ebadolahi (ACLU) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Mitra Ebadolahi (ACLU)


Nakkisa Akhavan (UCLA School of Law) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Nakkisa Akhavan (UCLA School of Law)


Arash Saedinia, Ayat Najafi (dir., Football Under Cover),  Ashkan Nasseri (dir., Dar An Sooy), Aggie Ebrahimi Bazaz (dir., Inheritance), Yassaman Ameri (dir., Marginal Road) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Filmmakers Roundtable



Yassaman Ameri (dir., Marginal Road) - UCLA (October 14 2012)- by QH

Yassaman Ameri (Marginal Road)


Narges Bajoghli (IAAB/NYU), Hoori Sadler,  Mehrdad Ariannejad, Ahmad Tabrizi, Golineh Atai  - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Panel 9: Bringing Us Together: Innovative Diasporic Community Organizing


Hoori Sadler (PACI)  - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Hoori Sadler (PACI)


Amy Malek - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Narges Bajoghli - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Narges Bajoghli (IAAB)


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH

Panel 10: Transnational Activism in and between Iran and the Iranian Diaspora


Dr. Catherine Sameh - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Sadra Shahab, Dr. Nayereh Tohidi (CSU, Northridge), Dr. Paola Rivetti (Dublin City University, Ireland), Dr. Catherine Sameh (Barnard Center for Research on Women) - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


Dr. Paola Rivetti - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


IAAB Conferece - UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH


UCLA (October 14, 2012)- by QH







Video

Interview with Amy Malek (2:11)


KEYNOTE: Noosheen Hashemi - Excerpt (4:56)


KEYNOTE: Hamid Naficy - Excerpt (5:05)


Media Panel - Excerpt (9:09)


Race & Profiling Panel - Excerpt (12:11)


2012 IAAB International Conference on the Iranian Diaspora - co-sponsorsed by the UCLA Department of Anthropology, the UCLA Dean of Social Sciences, and the G.E. Von Grunebaum Center for Near Eastern Studies.


Interviews
Dr. Mammad Aidani
Ayat Najafi

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