APRIL 5 - Minority Languages in Iran from the Perspective of Language Rights: The Kurdish Case

The Human Rights Research and Education Centre is pleased to partner with Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute to present:

Minority Languages in Iran from the Perspective of Language Rights: The Kurdish Case

The key question is “How Iranian governments have dealt with multilingualism (speech communities) throughout Iran’s modern history?"

Thursday, April 5, 2018
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Fauteux Hall - FTX570
(57 Louis-Pasteur Private, uOttawa)

All are welcome
This event will be in English.
RSVP at HRREC@uOttawa.ca.


Speaker:

  • Rahim SURKHI | Specialized in Kurdish linguistics, he is a Scholar at Risk hosted at uOttawa

Commentators:

  • Jérémie SÉROR | Associate Professor & Associate Dean, Faculty of Arts & Director, Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, uOttawa
  • John PACKER | Professor, Faculty of Law & Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre, uOttawa

*The Human Rights Research and Education Centre may take pictures at this event for use on the website.

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