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May 9 2017 | Alex Shashkevich, Stanford News | Posted In: Announcements, Media, Research
Stanford has amassed thousands of Persian books, official documents, letters, multimedia pieces and other materials related to Iran’s history, politics and culture. The collections, held at the Stanford University Libraries and the Hoover Institution Library & Archives, were expanded after the...
Apr 3 2017 | Emily Goodling, Stanford News | Posted In: Media, Research, Students
In a research project spanning eight countries, two Stanford students search for Esperanto, a constructed language, against the backdrop of European populism. In an effort to create an easy-to-learn language with the potential to unify humanity, Polish-Jewish ophthalmologist L. L. Zamenhof invented...
Mar 6 2017 | Posted In: Media, Research, Students
As an undergraduate in the Iranian Studies Program, Anna Polishchuk translated top-secret documents from the Soviet Union as she researched the relationship between Iran’s pro-communist groups and the Soviets during the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Jan 4 2017 | BY ALEX SHASHKEVICH, Stanford News Service | Posted In: Announcements, Media, Research
The Iranian Studies Program at Stanford launched a new initiative, called the Stanford Iran 2040 Project, that will produce research and analyses on Iran’s economy.   A new research initiative at Stanford is bringing together experts to create independent data-driven analysis on the current state...
Dec 5 2016 | Posted In: Global Perspectives Blog, Research
Alumnus Srihari Seshasayee, Latin American Studies ‘15, presented his M.A. capstone research at an Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) conference in October. Members of the diplomatic corps attended the conference, which focused on India-Latin America relations, and since the ICWA is the Foreign...

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