Mirrors of Iran: A continuing legacy of Persian poetry and music

Mirrors of Iran: A continuing legacy of Persian poetry and music


Date & time

Fri 27 Nov 2020, 9am–5pm


online event

The Association of Iranica in Australasia in collaboration with the Australian National University is inviting scholars, musicians, academics and researchers to participate in the upcoming virtual conference scheduled for November 27th, 2020. 

Persian Music, Poetry and related disciplines are the focus of the conference.

Papers and presentations are sought to explore a broad spectrum of music and poetry that could include the following themes:
•    Persian Music and Classical Poetry
•    Persian Ceremonial Music and Epic Poetry
•    Persian Religious Music
•    Persian Folk or Ethnic Music
•    Persian Urban Popular Music

To participate please send:

•    Title of paper
•    Abstract – (Maximum – 250 words)
•    Short biography (Maximum – 150 words)

To Email. Caisconference.Persian.2020@anu.edu.au

Important dates:

•    Deadline for Abstracts: 30 September 2020
•    Notification of Acceptance: 10 October 2020
•    Deadline for full papers: 1 November
•    Conference date: 27 November 9 am – 5.00 pm (Australian Eastern time)

Exceptional conference papers may be considered for publication in Conference proceedings or a reputable journal.

Dr Zahra Taheri

M Masoud Rowshan

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