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MES Presents Arusi Persian Wedding

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“Arusi Persian Wedding" (2009) Written and Directed by Marjan Tehrani, 63 minutes When Iranian American photographer and his American wife travel to Iran for their traditional Persian wedding, the groom’s sister chronicles their struggles and excitement on film.   Set against the turbulent relationship between the U.S. and Iran, Arusi Persian Wedding weaves the couple’s personal story with historical footage and offers a glimpse into a vibrant and complex country rarely seen in Western media. Followed by a Q & A session with Director Marjan Tehrani.

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To mark our centennial in the fall of 2024, the Maxwell School will hold special events and engagement opportunities to celebrate the many ways—across disciplines and borders—our community ever strives to, as the Oath says, “transmit this city not only not less, but greater, better and more beautiful than it was transmitted to us.”

Throughout the year leading up to the centennial, engagement opportunities will be held for our diverse, highly accomplished community that now boasts more than 38,500 alumni across the globe.