Call for Abstracts: Implications of the Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Implications of the Nuclear Agreement with Iran Conference at the University of Copenhagen 3rd to 4th of April 2017 The Iran Nuclear Agreement – concluded between Iran and the permanent members of the Security Council plus Germany and the European Union – allows for the economic, political and social re-integration of that country into the… Read More Call for Abstracts: Implications of the Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Utlysning: Kurs på forskarutbildningsnivå, hösten 2017

Svenska Forskningsinstitutet i Istanbul (SFII) har genom åren erfarenhet av att organisera och assistera vid olika slags kurser, däribland USI-kurser och sommarkurser. Mot bakgrund av SFII:s ämnesmässiga bredd och att institutet främjar interdisciplinärt samarbete, mobilitet och internationalisering, bjuder institutet in till att organisera och genomföra en kurs på forskarutbildningsnivå. Den ska behandla temata som vanligtvis… Read More Utlysning: Kurs på forskarutbildningsnivå, hösten 2017

Symposia Iranica – Third Biennial Conference on Iranian Studies

SYMPOSIA IRANICA | THIRD BIENNIAL CONFERENCE ON IRANIAN STUDIES Hosted by the University of Cambridge, 11-12 April 2017 ***Call for Papers Deadline: 02 December 2016*** Applications are warmly invited for papers that relate to any aspect of Iranian studies in any discipline within the humanities and social sciences. This includes but is by no means limited… Read More Symposia Iranica – Third Biennial Conference on Iranian Studies

Symposium: The Function and Semantics of the Perfect in Indo-European Languages

The perfect occupies a special place within the verb systems of the world’s languages. It typically expresses features associated with tense, aspect, and aktionsart. As such, the perfect defies reduction to explanation within the parameters of a single grammatical category. It is this tendency that makes the perfect so difficult to define on the one… Read More Symposium: The Function and Semantics of the Perfect in Indo-European Languages

Mångfald och samexistens: Religiösa minoriteter i Mellanöstern

  I takt med ökade flyktingströmmar från Mellanöstern har religiösa minoriteter som yezidier, mandéer, syrisk-ortodoxa och zoroastrier hamnat på den politiska dagordningen. Möt specialister och forskare som förmedlar sin kunskap och forskning kring religiösa minoriteter i regionen, samt förklarar samexistens kontra etnisk rensning i en geografisk och historisk kontext. Symposiet Mångfald och samexistens: Religiösa minoriteter i… Read More Mångfald och samexistens: Religiösa minoriteter i Mellanöstern

Sixth International Conference on Iranian Linguistics

The Sixth International Conference on Iranian Linguistics will be held on June 23-26 2015 at the G. Tsereteli Institute of Oriental Studies, Ilia State University, Tbilisi, Georgia. The ICIL conferences aim to bring together linguists and philologists of different theoretical backgrounds working on Iranian languages. There are only plenary sessions during the conferences in order to allow participants… Read More Sixth International Conference on Iranian Linguistics

Call for papers: Iran’s Constitutional Revolution of 1906 and the Narratives of the Enlightenment

Iran’s Constitutional Revolution of 1906 and the Narratives of the Enlightenment Gingko-BIPS Conference British Academy, London Convened by Professor Ali Ansari, British Institute of Persian Studies & Dr Barbara Schwepcke, Gingko Library The Constitutional Revolution of 1906 is widely recognised by historians of Iran as the moment in which the foundations of the modern Iranian state and… Read More Call for papers: Iran’s Constitutional Revolution of 1906 and the Narratives of the Enlightenment