Roshangar: the Roshan Undergraduate Persian Studies Journal

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We are excited to announce the launch of Roshangar: the Roshan Undergraduate Persian Studies Journal, a biannual academic publication featuring undergraduate research on topics related to the field of Persian studies. The journal seeks to inspire original research as well as to promote a broader interest in Persian Studies within the academic community. We are currently accepting submissions for our first issue, to be published in January 2016. In conjunction with the academic journal, theRoshangar website features film and book reviews, interviews with scholars and artists, highlights of local Persian events, and more at http://www.roshangarumd.com/.

For further information, please contact Roshangar.UMD@gmail.com

 

Call for papers

Roshangar: the Roshan Undergraduate Persian Studies Journal

We are currently accepting submissions for the first edition of Roshangar, to be published electronically in January 2016. We are seeking rigorous undergraduate research papers (1,500-2,500 words) related to Persianate societies. We are especially interested in work with an interdisciplinary and cross-sectorial approach.

Roshangar is a peer-reviewed journal working with an academic advisory board from the Roshan Institute for Persian Studies, University of Maryland.  The journal serves to inspire new and original research as well as to promote a broader interest in Persian Studies within the academic community.

The deadline for paper submissions is December 22 (11:59 pm).

Please include in your application:

  1. Title page: Name of author and undergraduate institution
  2. 250 word abstract
  3. Electronic editable version of paper with bibliography, references, or works cited list in MLA format

For submissions and additional information, please contact the editorial team (Roshangar.UMD@gmail.com ).