The King, the Hero and the Citizen: The Early Plays of Beyzaie, Forsi and Sa’edi.

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


This talk was part of the conference ‘The Impact of the 1953 Coup on Persian Literature'. It focused on the way Iranian drama evolved after and reflected the events of the 1953 coup.
Period17 Oct 2020
Held atSokhan Cultural Institute , United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Iranian Theatre
  • 1953 coup
  • Belonging
  • marginalisation
  • The hero of the people
  • The hero of the king
  • Borrowed Modernity