Community & Heritage

  • Pictures from NIAC’s Happy Hour! November 30, 1999
    NIAC StaffNIAC Staff
    We’d like to thank all of you that participated for supporting NIAC and helping this event come to fruition. For those of you who are anxiously anticipating the announcement of NIAC’s next happy hour, keep checking our website! In the meantime, enjoy the pictures from the Happy Hour! ...
  • Project Misplaced: Documenting the Underbelly of Contemporary Iranian-American Culture November 30, 1999
    NIAC StaffNIAC Staff
    Washington, D.C. – Although Soleyman “Simon” Ordoubadi is just one of hundreds of candidates that ran unsuccessfully for California’s governorship this past October, the first-generation Iranian immigrant possesses a unique characteristic: he is fictitious. Ordoubadi is actually the focus of Iranian artist Houman Mortazavi’s work “Project Misplaced: The Rise ...