Jews of Iran

6:30PM - 8:00PM
Fromm Hall 125 - Maraschi Room

Acclaimed scholar Lior B. Sternfeld will offer an interactive presentation on the Jews of contemporary Iran, the largest population of Jews in a Muslim-majority country in the world. A professor of history and Jewish studies at Pennsylvania State University, Sternfeld is the author of Between Iran and Zion: Jewish Histories of Twentieth Century Iran (2018) and co-author of Jews of Iran: A Photographic Chronicle (2022), along with Hassan Sarbakhshian and Parvaneh Vahidmanesh.

This event is presented by The  Swig Program in Jewish Studies and Social Justice. For more info, email Oren Kroll-Zeldin at