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Recent Content

Publication - Persian Kingship and Architecture: Strategies of Power in Iran from the Achaemenids to the Pahlavis

 
From: Sussan Babaie <sussan.babaie@courtauld.ac.uk>
Date: March 1, 2015

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the publication of our book, Persian Kingship and Architecture: Strategies of Power in Iran from the Achaemenids to the Pahlavis (I. B. Tauris, 2015) with chapters by Margaret Cool Root, Matthew Canepa, our late colleagues Lionel Bier (reprint) and Melanie Michailidis (posthumously published here), as well as by Sussan Babaie and Talinn Grigor. 

Job - Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Civilisation

 
From: Hugh Goddard <Hugh.Goddard@ed.ac.uk>
Date: February 27, 2015

The Alwaleed Centre at the University of Edinburgh (www.alwaleed.ed.ac.uk) seeks to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, to implement its Research activities and Outreach Programme, to commence on 1st June 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Series - Anthropology and Visual Anthropology of Africans in Iran (1830-1930)

Programme on the Anthropology and Visual Anthropology of Africans in Iran  (1830-1930):

African Slavery during Qajar Period (1830-1930)

Association Mémoire de l’Outre-Mer, Espace Culturel Louis DELEGRÈS, Nantes, France

    ·   Monday, 4 March 2015 - Presentation of the Program. (19:30:20:00)

    ·   Monday, 10 March 2015 - Did African slavery exist in Qajar Iran? History, research problems and ambiguities. (19:30:20:00)

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