Lecture Series: Anthropological Visions of Contemporary Iran

Nissan Lecture Theatre

Lecture Series: Anthropological Visions of Contemporary Iran

Wednesday, 26 April 2006 - 6:00pm to Thursday, 25 May 2006 - 9:00pm
Venue: 
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Speaker(s): 
Mr Pedram Khosronejad (Junior Research Fellow, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College)

Lecture Series: Anthropological Visions of Contemporary Iran
Religious and Cultural Politics in Post-revolutionary Iran

Mr Pedram Khosronejad (Junior Research Fellow, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College)
will deliver the following lectures and film showings:

Lecture 1: Wednesday 26th April (1st Week), 5:00 pm in Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College
Shiism: Culture and Post-revolutionary Politics in Iran

Lecture 2: Friday 5th May (2nd Week), 8:00 pm Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Shiism: Material Culture, Rituals and Gender
Banner ('Alam), (Documentary), 1996, 25min.
Rattle-box (Jeq-jeqeh), (Documentary), 2000, 20min.

Lecture 3: Friday 12th May (3rd Week), 8:00 pm Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Shiite Rituals Amongst Women: Space, Singing, Body Movement, Miracle
Standard-bearers of Hussein: Women commemorating Karbala, (Documentary), 2003, 35 min.

Lecture 4: Thursday 18th May (4th Week), 8:00 pm Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Women Singers in Iran: Shari'at and Women's protest in Post-revolutionary Iran
Back Vocal, (Documentary), 2004, 40 min.

Lecture 5: Thursday 25th May (5th Week), 8:00 pm Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
The End: Cultural Politics and Youth
Off Beat, (Documentary), 2004, 45 min.

ALL WELCOME