Call for Papers: The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies

Call for Papers: The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies The Islamic College invites abstracts to be submitted for its fifth conference specialising in the flourishing field of Shi‘i studies. This conference will provide a broad platform for scholars in Shi‘i studies to share their latest research. Papers are welcome on any aspect of Shi‘i studies.

Date: 27th – 28th April 2019
Location: The Islamic College, London, UK
Abstract deadline: 3rd February 2019
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More details in our event calendar.

Call for Papers: Symposia Iranica – 4th Iranian Studies Conference

Screenshot: Symposia Iranica 2019“Symposia Iranica is open to postgraduates at all levels and post-docs from any discipline”

“We welcome proposals that engage with any aspect of Iranian studies within the arts, humanities, and social sciences. […] Comparative themes and interdisciplinary approaches are also very welcome.”

Here you can find the full call for papers and the application form

Deadline will be December 30, 2018.

Call for Papers: Articles for the first issue of DİYÂR

DİYÂR – The New Journal of Ottoman, Turkish and Middle Eastern Studies!

DİYÂR is a new, interdisciplinary and interregional academic journal edited by GTOT. It deals with Turkey, the Ottoman Empire and its successor states, Iran, Central Asia and the Caucasus.

DİYÂR | Zeitschrift für Osmanistik, Türkei- und Nahostforschung

It also publishes research on the languages, cultures and history of various Turkic and Iranian- speaking groups, dynasties and states as well as of other ethno-linguistic and religious groups living in these countries until the present day. Continue reading