Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Institute of Iranian Studies
in collaboration with
The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization and the Center for Middle
Eastern Studies, University of Chicago
Persian Second Language Pedagogy
Fall 2023 Virtual Lecture Series
Saturday, 9 September 2023, 12:00 PM Eastern Time
"Discourse Markers in Persian: Description and Instructional Implications for Learners of Persian"
Ali Abbasi, Associate Professor of Persian, University of Maryland
Saturday, 07 October 2023, 12:00 PM Eastern Time
"Relative Difficulty in the Acquisition of the Persian Uvular Stop by English Speakers"
Reza Falahati Ardestani, Lecturer, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Saturday, 11 November 2023, 12:00 PM Eastern Time
"Innovative Technology in Language Classroom: Using Virtual Reality in Task-Based Language Teaching"
Peyman Nojoumian, Associate Professor (Teaching) of Persian, University of Southern California
Saturday, 2 December 2023, 12:00 PM Eastern Time
"ABC or BCA: What to Teach First: A Psycholinguistic Approach to Teaching Persian as a Second Language"
Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi, Instructional Professor of Persian, University of Chicago