Programme on the Anthropology and Visual Anthropology of Africans in Iran (1830-1930)
Wednesday 4th March 2015 - Presentation of the Program.
Tuesday 10 March 2015- Did African slavery exist in Qajar Iran? History, research problems and ambiguities.
Tuesday 17 March 2015 - Visual representations of African slaves in Qajar photography (1830-1930).
Tuesday 31 March 2015 - Blacks in present-day Iran.
Followed by the screening of the ethnographic film “Blacks of Iran” by Farhad Varahram (57 mins, 2014).
Photo Exhibition (28 April-18 May 2015)
Lost Pearls of Persia: visual representations of African slaves in Qajar photography (1830-1930)
Organiser and curator (Dr.P.Khosronejad)
Espace Culturel Louis Delgrès
89, Quai de la Fosse
Tél : 02 40 71 76 57
With special thanks to :
A. Najmabadi, Sh. Ghadiriyan, M. Farhad, F. Diba, E. Seibel, L. Zandi, M. Farasati, S. Asili, H. Chehabi, A.Ghasemkhan,
T. Vielle, V. Martin, N .Mozaffari, A. Lee, A. Stepanian.