The Iran Heritage Foundation is a non-political UK registered charity with the mission to promote and preserve the history, languages and cultures of Iran and the Persianate world. The objectives of the Foundation are achieved by organising and supporting activities of cultural or scholarly merit. IHF programmes include sponsoring teaching posts and fellowships at universities and museums, giving grants for academic research and cultural activities, and organising regular events and conferences, both in the United Kingdom and abroad.
Followed by a social event hosted by Persia Educational Foundation.
Royal Garden Hotel, 2-24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT
Tombs of Achaemenid Kings and Queens:
the Persian funerary cult and its Elamite background
Lecture by Dr Wouter Henkelman
Wednesday 4th October, 18.30
Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street
London W1G 7LP