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.

Open Access: Geschichte und Entwicklung der modernen persischen Literatur

Book Cover: Geschichte und Entwicklung der modernen persischen Literatur von Bozorg Alavi“History and Development of Modern Persian Literature” by Bozorg Alavi written in 1964 is now available in our open access collection MENAdoc.

Professor Alavi describes the evolution of Persian prose and poetry since the beginning of the 20th century with a brief introduction on 19th century developments against the background of political and social change.