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Prof. A. Reza Sheikholeslami


After a long and distinguished academic career in USA, he became, in 1990, Oxford’s first professor of Persian Studies & Fellow of Wadham College, retiring in 2006. He and his devoted wife lived in Wootten Drive until he died on 8th January 2018.


We offer condolences to Shahrzad & his family. Funeral is noon 13th Jan. at Wolvercote cemetery