Kathryn Babayan, Associate Professor of Iranian History and Culture at the University of Michigan, concluded the Eisenberg Institute's 2013-14 programming with her talk, "'Libraries of the Mind': Cultures of Literacy in 17th-Century Isfahan." Professor Babayan's lecture is available online as an MP3 audio file and is accessible for University of Michigan account holders.

The Institute's next event is September 11, 2014 (details forthcoming), and will continue the current theme, "Materials of History."