Search bips.ac.uk

UK Events
Introducing the Zal and the Phoenix Project

Introducing the Zal and the Phoenix Project

Introducing the Zal and the Phoenix Project   This webinar will introduce the Zal and the Phoenix project, an upcoming ambitious multi-media theatrical production combining storytelling, music and animation to recount Ferdowsi’s much-loved tale from the...

A hundred years of Persian performing arts

A hundred years of Persian performing arts

A hundred years of Persian performing arts Jane Lewisohn (SOAS).   This talk will show how the performing arts offer insights into the hopes, aspirations, aesthetics and even prejudices prevalent in Iran at this time and how they are valuable not just from an...

BIPS: A Vision for the Future

BIPS: A Vision for the Future

BIPS: A Vision for the Future Professor Charles Melville, BIPS president, in discussion with Dr Judith Thomalsky, Director of the German Archaeological Institute in Tehran.   After a year of celebrating the 60th anniversary of the British Institute of Persian...

Iran as Empire: Nader Shah and the emergence of a new Iranian empire

Iran as Empire: Nader Shah and the emergence of a new Iranian empire

Iran as Empire: Nader Shah and the emergence of a new Iranian empire   With Mohammad Amir Hakimi Parsa Nader Shah ruled Iran from 1736-1747. A military genius, he campaigned almost non-stop in the Caucasus, Ottoman Turkey, Central Asia, Afghanistan and the...

Evening with Experts

Evening with Experts

BIPS Trustee Prof Ali Massoud Ansari, who is Professor of Modern History (University of St Andrews), founding director of the Institute for Iranian Studies and on Exchange Fellowship with the Foreign Office, will be speaking on: ‘Maj Gen Sir John Malcolm and Persia...

Join our mailing list
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.