“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.
The Pourdavoud Center at UCLA is hosting a lecture on ‘Greater Glory: Darius I and Divinity in Achaemenid Royal Ideology‘ on 4 October 2017. You can find a description here: Continue reading
The work ‘ʿAbbāsid administrative legacy in the Seljuq world‘ byJürgen Paul, originally published in Hamburg 2015, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The Allameh Tabataba’i University is hosting the ‘International Conference on Social Policy in the Islamic World‘ from 12-13 May 2018. The Call for Papers is open until 10 October 2017. You can find the full Call for Papers on the Conference Website.
The ‘2. Iranistik-Forum‘ will take place in Berlin from 30 June – 2 July 2017. Registration is required to attend.