Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Meet the Author: Saba Soomekh

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Extended University Commons 103

Saba Soomekh

Meet the Author: Saba Soomekh

Iranian-born American author and activist, Dr. Saba Soomekh, PhD, will be discussing her book From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women between Religion and Culture. Dr. Soomekh will discuss her research and writing experiences. She will also discuss the thoughts that she had after completing her research about what still needs to be learned. The class welcomes community members to come sit in on this conversation.

For your convenience, a map is provided to the event. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required – this is a college classroom. Please call (818) 677 - 4724 or email