Celebrating the Art of Film
From The Birth of Cinema
To The New Millennium
Bahman Maghsoudlou gave a lecture about his new book Grass: Untold Stories at Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey on Sunday, February 21, 2010. The program, sponsored by the Persian Cultural & Humanitarian Association (PCHA), was free and held at the Weiner Library from 3 to 7PM
After an introduction by Mrs. Faranak Zamani on behalf of PCHA, Dr. Maghsoudlou spoke about the adventurous lives of Merian C. Cooper, Ernest Schoedsack and Marguerite Harrison before the trio went to Iran, continuing his lecture during a screening of the film Grass.
After a Q&A session, refreshments were served, during which copies of the book were sold and signed by the author.
Five days later at 6PM on Friday, February 26, a similar program was held at the Iranian Association of Boston Foundation Center. Mrs. Soheila Shafai introduced the author.