From Oral to Written: A Text-linguistic Study of Wakhi Narratives

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Iranian Languages Title: From Oral to Written: A Text-linguistic Study of Wakhi Narratives Doctoral student: Jaroslava Obrtelová Wakhi is one of the endangered Pamir languages belonging to the East Iranian group of Indo-European. A total of around 72,000 Wakhi speakers live in the border areas of four countries: Tajikistan,… Read More From Oral to Written: A Text-linguistic Study of Wakhi Narratives

Simple Economics but Complicated Politics? Chinese and Indian Relations with Iran

How important is Iran for China and India’s energy security? What role will the Belt and Road Initiative play? What are the immediate ramifications and what might we expect 5-10 years from now? China and India are the giants of Asia, having grown in geopolitical and economic importance over the last couple of decades. In… Read More Simple Economics but Complicated Politics? Chinese and Indian Relations with Iran

Föredrag: Persiska ryttarkappor

Prof. emeritus Margareta Nockert berättar om de persiska så kallade ryttarkapporna som påträffats i Antinoé i Egypten och är daterade till 500-talet. Elisabeth Almgren visar utställningen Persien – en högkultur längs Sidenvägen. Tid: torsdagen den 10 januari, kl. 18-19.15. Plats: Almgren Sidenväveri & Museum, Repslagargatan 15 A, Stockholm. Entre 100 kr I samarbete med sidenväveriets vänförening. Obs!… Read More Föredrag: Persiska ryttarkappor