Conference: “China and Iran’s Political and Cultural Relations”

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Screenshot Leiden University, Persian and Iranian Studies

The conference will be held at the Department of Iranian Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands.

Papers should touch upon Sino-Iranian relations in one of the following areas:

International relations, international political economy of Iran and China across the New Silk Roads (Belt and Road Initiative), Sino-Iranian diplomatic, military, security, or energy relations; China and Iran in relation to third parties such as Turkey, Saudi Arabia, US, Russia, India, Pakistan, or the EU; Sino-Iranian historical, cultural, or civilizational Interactions, Sino-Iranian artistic, literary, and religious interactions throughout history.

Deadline for abstracts: September 25, 2018

Information: m.forough@hum.leidenuniv.nl

2nd International Congress on Ottoman Studies (OSARK)

First International Congress on Ottoman Studies was held between 14–17 October 2015 in Sakarya, Turkey. As a follow-up, the 2nd International Congress on Ottoman Studies will be held in cooperation with the Turkish Historical Society (TTK), between 17–20 October in Tirana, Albania, where Tirana University will be the host of the event. Further details will be announced soon.
The languages of presentations are going to be in Turkish, English and Albanian.

The congress is going to cover mainly the following topics:

  1. Religion & Society
  2. Politics & Law
  3. Economy
  4. Military & War
  5. International Relations & Diplomacy
  6. History, Culture & Arts
  7. Science, Technology & Thought
  8. Education
  9. Health

The fee covers accommodation, lunch, refreshments, gala dinner, congress kit, program book, etc.

Call for Papers: “China and Iran’s Political and Cultural Relations”

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Screenshot Leiden University, Persian and Iranian Studies

“China and Iran’s Political and Cultural Relations” – the deadline for abstracts ends for the conference ends on September 25, 2018.

The conference will take place from December 13–14, 2018 at Leiden University.

More details about this conference can be found in our event calendar.

Extension of Deadline: 2nd International Congress of Ottoman Studies (OSARK)

The deadline for submissions for the “2nd International Congress of Ottoman Studies” (OSARK) has been extended till May 15, 2018.

Details about the congress can be found in our events section and on the website of the organizer.

Workshop on Nationalism and Religion

The Research Group “Multiple Secularities – Beyond the West, Beyond Modernities” is hosting a ‘Workshop on Religion and Nationalism’ from 14-15 December 2017. This workshop is open to all who explore the relation between nationalism and religion in the modern world from the nineteenth century to the present. All presentations are public and listeners are welcome!

You can find the full programme here.

Edessa in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit: Religion, Kultur und Politik zwischen Ost und West ; Beiträge des Internationalen Edessa-Symposiums in Halle an der Saale, 14. – 17. Juli 2005

Volume 116 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Edessa in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit : Religion, Kultur und Politik zwischen Ost und West ; Beiträge des Internationalen Edessa-Symposiums in Halle an der Saale, 14. – 17. Juli 2005‘, ed. by Lutz Greisiger, Claudia Rammelt, Jürgen Tubach and Daniel Haas, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.