The Depiction of the Intelligentsia in Early Twentieth-Century Iranian Drama. British Institute of Persian Studies

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


This talk was delivered as BIPS Annual Lecture at the British Institute of Persian Studies. The talk analysed a number of plays written between 1900 and 1922 to discuss the way a new intellectual hero was introduced to Iranian cultural arena through drama in the early twentieth century.
Period25 Oct 2019
Held atThe British Institute of Persian Studies
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Iranian Drama
  • Iranian Theatre
  • Intellectuals
  • Modernity
  • Nationalism
  • Democracy
  • Aesthetics of Politics