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Novo Mihailovsky PalaceThe 8th Conference of Iranian Studies of the Societas Iranologica Europaea will take place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, at the State Hermitage Museum and at the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts from Tuesday September 15th to Saturday September 19th, 2015, and is organised by Pavel Lurje and his team.

Proposals for presentations that relate to any aspect of Iranian Studies are welcome. Should you decide to present a paper, please fill the pre-registration form available at the site of the conference, and send an abstract not exceeding half a page (1500 characters) by November 1, 2014 to the organizing committee at the following e-mail address: ecis8@yandex.ru

On the occasion of the conference the SIE Prize will be awarded for an outstanding Ph.D. dissertation, published or unpublished, in any field of Iranian Studies, completed and successfully defended at any European academic institution between April 1st, 2011 and December 31st, 2014.

Contact: Pavel Lurje, Insitute of Iranian Studies, Austrian Academy of Sciences, 1030 Wien, Apostelgasse 23, Austria