SOAS University of London

London Middle East Institute

Recent Issues

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February–March 2019
February-March 2019

Iranian Cinema

Indian camera, Iranian heart ♦ The literary and dramatic roos of the Iranian New Wave ♦ Dystopic Tehran in ‘Film Farsi’ popular cinema ♦ Parviz Sayyad: socio-political commentator dressed as village fool ♦ The noir world of Masud Kimiai ♦ The resurgence of Iranian ‘Sacred Defense’ Cinema ♦ Asghar Farhadi’s cinema ♦ New diasporic visions of Iran ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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December 2018–January 2019
December 2018 - January 2019

The Novel in the Arab World

The Arabic novel: a general introduction ♦ The novel is the number one Arab literary genre ♦ Prose: the modern chronicle of the Arabs ♦ The Iraqi novel emerges from the womb of disaster ♦ The environmental ethics of the Libyan novel ♦ Season of migration to the novel ♦ The prize-winning Arabic novel ♦ The Arabic novel in the Digital Age ♦ Arabic novels in translation ♦ Photo competition results ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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