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Abedinifard, Mostafa

Assistant Professor without Review of Persian Literary Culture and Civilization, Department of Asian Studies
University of British Columbia


I am a literary and cultural critic and historian, with a special focus on Persian literature and the Iranian culture and cinema, within my broader interests in comparative and world literature. Before joining the Department of Asian Studies at UBC in 2018, I was an SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at the University of Toronto (2017-2018). Website: https://asia.ubc.ca/persons/mostafa-abedinifard

DISCIPLINE
Literature
SUB AREAS
Iranian Studies   
Comparative   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
Identity/Representation   
Gender/Women's Studies   
Queer/LGBT Studies   
Cinema/Film   
Persian   
Translation   
Ethnic Groups   
Historiography   
19th-21st Centuries   
Islamic Studies   
Folklore/Folklife   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Iran   
Islamic World   
SPECIALTIES
Gender and sexuality; men and masculinities   
Critical and literary theory   
Cultural historiography   
LANGUAGES
Persian (Native)   
English (Fluent)   
Arabic (Intermediate)   
French (Intermediate)   
EDUCATION
PhD2015Comparative LiteratureUniversity of Alberta
MA2005EnglishAllameh Tabatabaee University
BA1997EnglishAllameh Tabatabaee University
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Mostafa Abedinifard






1871 West Mall
Department of Asian Studies
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z2
Canada
m_abedinifard@yahoo.com

personal website