The History of Persian Culture/Current Iranian Political Situation



What is Persian culture? Where did it come from? And where does it stand in society today? On this hour of “All Sides,” we’re talking about the history of Persian culture and the current Iranian geo-political situation.


  • Carpe Diem String Quartet
  • Dick Davis (Chair, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, The Ohio State University)
  • Rick Herrmann (Chair, Department of Political Science, The Ohio State University)


The Carpe Diem String Quartet will be playing in “A Persian Musical Feast” on May 4 – 6, 2012 at the Harrison Park Community Center. Click here for more information.

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