What's On

What's On at the AIIT

We hold regular public lectures at 5:30pm on Friday evenings during University term in addition to special events, conferences, workshops and occasional exhibitions. We also have an active Friends group. As part of the 'family', Friends are invited to special events, our traditional Summer Garden Party and other social functions, and are always welcome to visit the Trust.

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Easter Term 2023

All welcome. Talks begin at 5:30pm. Refreshments are served from 5pm.

For further information about this term's lectures and speakers, click here.

Friday 28 April

Paulina Niechciał, Jagiellonian University, Kraków

Image: © Paulina Niechciał.

Lived Zoroastrianism: Women's Religious Practices in the American Diaspora

Friday 5 May

Sarah Knight, independent scholar

Image: The Persian Cross of Mylapore and its Pahlavi inscription (of unknown date). Christian Musicological Society of India.

The Pahlavi Inscription on the ‘Persian Cross’ of Mylapore in
South India, and its Implications for the Religious Identity of the Syrian Christians of Kerala

Friday 26 May

Vivek Gupta, University of Cambridge

Image: Qur'an, 15th century, artist/maker unknown, Indian. Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Intermedial Effects Around 1400: Scribal Knowledge and Ornament Between the Deccan and the Indian Ocean World

Friday 9 June

Sam Lasman, University of Cambridge

Image: Panjakent (Panjīkant) mural , 6th-8th Centuries. Wikimedia Commons.

Snake Men: Azhdahа̄ in the Persian Epic Tradition

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