Fri27. NovInternational Conference on Ethnic and Religious Minorities in IranFriday, 27. November 2020, 09:00  Add event to calendar

International Conference on Ethnic and Religious Minorities in Iran

Friday 27 November 2020, Sigmund Freud University Vienna

The objective of the conference is to:

  • Explore the experiences of the ethnic and religious minorities in Iran, such as Jews, Yarsani, Christian, Sabean, Mandaean, Bahai, Zoroastrian, Baluch, Kurd, Turk, Gilaki, Arabs and others
  • Provide an historical overview of their position in society before and after the 1979 Islamic revolution
  • Delve into the minorities’ rich history and explore their contribution to the country’s history, diversity and development
  • Identify the historical, socio-political and economic factors that affected the minorities’ development during the course of the last century.

Abstract Submission Deadline – Dates will follow soon
Notification of Acceptance –
First draft of full article –

Conference Organizers:
Behnaz Hosseini & Ourania Roditi

For further information please contact Ourania Roditi & Behnaz Hosseini at

Download: will follow soon