ILEX Sponsorship & Panel | ISIS Conference on Iranian Studies 2004
International Society for Iranian Studies (ISIS)
5th Biennial Conference on Iranian Studies, Bethesda, MD, 2004
Ilex Foundation hosted the panel "The Rhetoric of Biography:
Narrating Lives Through Prefaces, Chronicles, and Scripts."
Discussant: Mohsen Ashtiany, Columbia University
Paper topics presenters:
Olga M. Davidson, Wellesley College
"Life in the Beginnings"
Amir Mahallati, McGill University
"The Self and the World in the History of the World-Conqueror"
Michael Cooperson, University of California at Los Angeles
"Imam Riza and al-Maímun on Iranian Television"
Stephen Dale, Ohio State University
Biography and Individuality: The Case of Zahir al-Din
Muhammad Babur, 1483-1530.