All posts tagged “qajar

Bahman Jalali

Portrait of a Nation

From the palaces of Nasereddin Shah-e Qajar to the battlegrounds of the Iran-Iraq War, Sanaz Jamloo examines the development of photography in Iran and the social upheavals associated with it

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Nasereddin Shah

The King

Dreams, decrepitude, and despotism – Amir-Hussein Radjy examines Iranian-Dutch writer Kader Abdolah’s latest novel about the legendary Iranian monarch Nasereddin Shah

Siamak Filizadeh - Undeground

Sin City

Joobin Bekhrad on the rise and fall of Iran’s iconic Qajar monarch, Nasereddin Shah, with a focus on the recent work of artist Siamak Filizadeh

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