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Iranian Performance Arts Journals Pre-1979

1 October 2018 - 1 October 2019

PI/s in Exeter: Dr Leonard Lewisohn

CI/s in Exeter: Ms Jane Lewisohn

Funding awarded: £ 48,309

Sponsor(s): Endangered Archives Programme (EAP) at the British Library

About the research

Dr. Leonard Lewisohn is the principal applicant on a successful grant application for £48,309 to the Endangered Archives Programme (EAP) at the British Library for a project entitled: “Iranian Performance Arts Journals Pre-1979.” Starting October 2018, he will be occupied with this EAP project to digitalize a selection of rare Persian journals relating to the Iranian Performing Arts printed in Iran from 1920 though 1979. Jane Lewisohn, Honorary Research Associate at the IAIS, was co-applicant on this grant.