Vacant position: University lecturer in Persian language

A position of university lecturer in Persian language is available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo. The main teaching responsibilities of the university lecturer will be within Persian language. The person employed must have experience with teaching at Bachelor level, preferably also at Master’s level. She/he will teach Persian… Read More Vacant position: University lecturer in Persian language

Lecture on the Pamir languages

Dear Colleagues, It is our pleasure to invite you to attend the lecture of Jaroslava Obrtelova entitled: “Pamir languages: classification and sociolinguistic situation” to be held in room 9-3042, Engelska parken, Uppsala University, on November 7, at 10:00-12.00 am. The Pamir languages are a group of the Eastern Iranian languages. Many people in the Pamir Mountains, mostly… Read More Lecture on the Pamir languages

Internationell kongress om poeten Rudaki

Välkommen till 5:e internationella kongressen om persisk litteratur i Uppsala. Årets kongress har den klassiska poeten och musikern Abu Abdollah Rudaki (859-941) som tema. Rudaki räknas som den nypersiska litteraturens grundare och är i dag nationalpoet i republiken Tadzjikistan. Endast en bråkdel av hans verk är bevarat till eftervärlden. Rudaki skrev på ett flertal lyrikformer och… Read More Internationell kongress om poeten Rudaki

Presentation of a Historical Corpus of the Persian Language

Dear colleagues and students, We are pleased to welcome you to the the first seminar in Iranian Languages of the fall semester: Presentation of a Historical Corpus of the Persian language Lecturers: Dr. Mostafa Assi and Saiedeh Ghandi Time: 2017-09-05 kl 10:15 – 12:00 Place: Rum 9-3042, Engelska parken, Uppsala University Dr. Mostafa Assi is… Read More Presentation of a Historical Corpus of the Persian Language

Achaemenid Anatolia: Persian Presence and Influence in the Western Satrapies 546–330 BC

International Symposium Achaemenid Anatolia: Persian Presence and Influence in the Western Satrapies 546–330 BC 7–8 September 2017 The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul The symposium explores the political, cultural, social, religious and scientific developments in Anatolia during the Achaemenid period. Anatolia was incorporated into the Persian Achaemenid Empire in the middle of the 6th century… Read More Achaemenid Anatolia: Persian Presence and Influence in the Western Satrapies 546–330 BC

Thesis defense in Iranian Languages: Participant Reference in Three Balochi Dialects

On March 30, Maryam Nourzaei will defend her doctoral thesis Participant Reference in Three Balochi Dialects. Male and Female Narrations of Folktales and Biographical Tales. The defense act is publicly open, and starts at 14.15 in Ihresalen, Department for Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University. Faculty opponent is Associate Professor Henrik Liljegren, Stockholm University. Description of thesis: The aim of the… Read More Thesis defense in Iranian Languages: Participant Reference in Three Balochi Dialects

‘Persiska för nybörjare’ i ny reviderad utgåva

Vill du lära dig persiska? Ashk Dahléns Persiska för nybörjare utkom första gången 2012 och finns nu i ny reviderad utgåva. Denna lärobok förutsätter inga förkunskaper och är utformad så att man ska kunna använda boken som deltagare i en grundkurs på universitetet, i en studiecirkel eller för självstudier. Boken innehåller populära ämnen, verklighetsnära samtal och lägger stor vikt vid ordkunskap… Read More ‘Persiska för nybörjare’ i ny reviderad utgåva