Focus: Afsaneh Najmabadi

Serendipity and artistry have guided Afsaneh Najmabadi in her quest to make the material culture of women in Qajar Iran (c. 1796-1925) available to…


The Women Behind Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Roya Amigh and I shared cake wrapped in tin foil and held mugs of tea to warm our hands on a cold, rainy day in Cambridge while we stared at the…


Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Professor Afsaneh Najmabadi, Profesor of History and Women and Gender Studies at Harvard, will discuss "Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran: A Digital…