The British Institute of Persian Studies (BIPS) is a self-governing membership organisation and is one of the British International Research Institutes financially supported by the British Academy. Through its office in London and purpose-built institute in Tehran, BIPS promotes and supports scholarship and research on all aspects of Iran and the wider Persianate world, and increases public understanding and knowledge of this region. BIPS was founded in the UK in 1961 and opened its Tehran institute in 1976. For more information about BIPS, please see here.


BIPS Persian Studies Series Book Launch

Date: 1st October 2018 from 6pm to 8:30pm

Location: British Academy Library, London

You are invited to join us to Celebrate the recent publication of two new titles in the BIPS Persian Studies Series. Both titles will be available to purchase at a substantially discounted price. As spaces are very limited, we ask that you RSVP (here) as soon as possible to confirm your attendance. For more information, see the post here.

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