A Dichotomy of Representation: Persian Classical Interpretation from Iranian and Western Perspectives

A painting of celebrating Persian heritage. Jabbar-beik, Ibrahim. A banquet of song and dance, 2005, Hotel Abbasi, Isfahan, Iran. By  M. Ahmadi, T. Goerz, N. Jafarnejad, M. Scott-Cordes This essay looks at and critiques the views and representations of Persia — both from a Persian perspective and a Western perspective. The constructed dichotomy of the … Continue reading A Dichotomy of Representation: Persian Classical Interpretation from Iranian and Western Perspectives