CALL FOR PAPERS |
IRANIAN STUDIES CONFERENCE
Hosted by the University of Cambridge, UK, 8-9 April 2015
***Deadline: 15 November 2014***
Applications are warmly invited for papers that relate to
any aspect of Iranian studies. This includes (but is by no means limited to):
ancient through to contemporary history; literature; political science;
philosophy; archaeology; religions and theology; geography; historiography;
sociology; anthropology; music; art history; architecture history; ecology and
the environment; social and political theory; cultural heritage; international
relations; education; history; linguistics; Diaspora studies; new media and
communication studies; economics; film studies; and the performing arts.
Interdisciplinary papers and panels are also very welcome.
We welcome proposals from postgraduate students and early
career post-doctoral researchers from any disciplinary background:
postgraduate students (enrolled or who graduate
doctoral candidates (PhDs) at any stage of their
post-docs (subject to graduation within three
years,i.e. January 2011).
Individuals falling into any of the above listed
categories are eligible to submit proposals for a paper or pre-arranged panel.
Forms are available for download from the website; all submissions are
double-blind peer reviewed.
Symposia Iranica inaugurated at the University of St
Andrews with 99 speakers in 2013 as the first early career scholar-focused in
the field. We bring together this group to celebrate, encourage and stimulate
their interest and engagement with Iranian studies; our goal is to deliver a rounded,
academically and professionally enriching experience that will have a real
impact on the thinking, output and career objectives of our participants.
For details on the conference, prizes & more, check
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We gratefully acknowledge the support of the British
Institute of Persian Studies, the Soudavar Memorial Foundation, Iran Heritage
Foundation, the Shahnama Centre for Persian Studies, I.B.Tauris Publishers,
Brill, andthe University of Cambridge.
Armin Yavari, Founding Chair
Michael Pye, Co-Chair
Peyvand Firouzeh, Coordinator
The Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies
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