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Iranian American Voices of Silicon Valley: Evolution of a Community

A Project Funded by Cal Humanities and the Community Stories Project 

Digital Storytelling

Iranian American Voices of Silicon Valley: Evolution of a Community
 is a pilot project funded by Cal Humanities  through its Community Stories program which was completed in 2014. This project documents and shares the stories of the Iranian diaspora community in Silicon Valley to better understand the experiences of Iranian Americans in this region. Read More >>>

Cultures of the Iranian Diaspora 2014 Conference Videos

In April 2014, San Jose Staté University's Persian Studies program, with the support of Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute, hosted the first-ever Cultures of the Iranian Diaspora Conference over two days at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. The conference was a wonderful gathering of visual artists, filmmakers, writers, and musicians, who gathered to share their work and to discuss the ways that Iranian culture is being translated, articulated, and evolved in its North American context. Read More >>>