IQSA 2013 Conference: Conference jointly organized by IQSA and the HAN University for Applied Sciences and the Raboud University, Nijmegen

~Influences of Persian Antiquity on Qajar Era Culture and Thought~

 

Conference Location:

Raboud University, Nijmegen

Conference Dates:

Thursday May 30 and Friday May 31, 2013

 

Conference Schedule Day One:

Thursday, May 30

Registration/Book Tables 9:30 -- 10:20 am

Morning Session I ~ 10:30 -- 12:15 am -- Chair: Prof. Dr. Touraj Atabaki

Welcome and Introductory Remarks ~ 10:30-10:45 Titia Bredée and Ferydoun Barjesteh

1) Opening Paper: Title: ; Speaker: Prof. Dr. Peter Rietbergen, Radboud University Nijmegen

2) Paper Title: ; Speaker: Jennifer Scarce, independent art historian, honorary lecturer, University of Dundee

3) Panel/Discussion

Lunch 12:15 -- 1:30 pm

Afternoon Session I ~ 1:30 -- 2:15 pm -- Chair: Prof. Dr. Peter Rietbergen

1)Paper Title: ; Speaker: Prof. Dr. Mohammad Tavakoli Targhi, University of Toronto

2)Discussion

Coffee/Tea 2:15 -- 3:00 pm

Afternoon Session II ~ 3:00 -- 4:30 pm -- Chair: Dr. Nahid Nosrat-Mozaffari

1)Paper Title: ; Speaker: Dr. Judith Lerner, independent art historian, research associate ISAW New York University

2) Paper Title: ; Speaker: Prof. Dr. Ab de Jong, Leiden University

3) Panel/Discussion

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4:30 -- 5:00 pm: Annual IQSA Business Meeting

5:00 -- 5:45 Drinks



Conference Schedule Day Two:

Friday, May 31

Registration/Book Tables 9:00 -- 10:00 am

Morning Session ~ 10:00 am -- 12:00 noon -- Chair: Prof. Dr. Houchang Chehabi

1) Keynote Paper: Title: ; Speaker: Corien Vuurman, HAN

2) Title: ; Speaker: Dr. Talinn Grigor, Brandeis University (Paper read by Dr. Nahid Nosrat-Mozaffari)

3) Title: ; Speaker: Dr. Ivan Szanto, Eötvös Loránd Universität in Budapest

4) Panel/Discussion

Lunch 12:00 noon -- 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session ~ 1:00 -- 2:30 pm -- Chair: Prof. Dr. Manoutchehr M. Eskandari-Qajar

1) Title: ; Speaker: Ferydoun Barjesteh, Independent Historian and Publisher

2) Film/Slide Show

3) Round Table Discussion and Concluding Remarks

Coffee/Tea 2:30 -- 3:00 pm


Afternoon and Evening Program: For Conference Attendees and Invited Guests only (Requires Payment of $80/Euros 65 either online or at the door on Friday morning)

-- Private Visit and Tour of Museum Het Valkof in Nijmegen

-- Dinner and Talk with Former Dutch Prime Minister Dries van Agt (Time and Place TBA)