Early Stage Researcher Elaheh Habibi works on War Photography in Iran. Her project title "Visual Battlefield: Past Inspirations and Current Revisions of War Photography in Iran (1980-present)" promises a fascinating insight of discourses about Iranian media. Elaheh Habibi is an anthropologist and an Iranian film maker herself. She won several awards with her documentary About Love on a Small Island. More Information about Elaheh Habibi and her work you find here: https://www.
Each week we introduce one of the keynote speakers for the ENIS/MIDA Summer School “Spoken Images of/in Islam,” which takes place from 5-9 July 2021. Today we would like to introduce Dr. Carmen Pérez González, Bergische Universität Wuppertal. Pérez González did her doctorate on „A Comparative Visual Analysis of Nineteenth Century Iranian Portrait Photography and Persian Painting“. Recently she was working on Iranian Poems: „Written Images: Poems On Early Iranian Portrait Stud