Abbas Milani lecture about Modernity Iranian Identity Iranain Identity: in three narratives-by Ahamd Ashraf Iranian Identity - BBC Persian (August 9, 2010) How to be an Iranian Today -Lecture by Dr.
- New Statesman (September 25, 2013) Keep your eyes off those legs - The Economist (September 14, 2013) Western promotion of LGBT values a concern?
Love, sex, death and the search for truth in Tehran" - Qantara (October 31, 2016) Meet the first hijab-wearing Muslim to pose for Playboy - BBC (October 6, 2016) Sex education is not relevant to pupils' lives, says report - The Guardian (September 12, 2016) Iran cracks down on 'inappropriate' clothes - DW (September 5, 2016) Inside ‘the Citadel,’ Iran’s Forgotten Red-Light District - Time Magazine (August 30, 2016) Muslim Swimsuit Designer: Burkinis and Bikinis Are About Freedom - Time Magazine (August 26, 2016) Iran Arrests 150 People at Mixed-Gender Party: Report - NBC News (July 27, 2016) How Fox News Fired and Silenced a Female Reporter Who Alleged Sexual Harassment - NY Magazine (July 23, 2016) Health Official Says Sexual Transmission Of HIV Rising In Iran - AFP (July 13, 2016) Iran’s Dating Revolution - SBS (July 5, 2016) Beauty and Modernity Under the Veil in Iran - Georgetown Journal (June 22, 2016) Love, Dating and Marriage in Iran on the Web - Newsweek (June 25, 2016) Iranian women's clothing ‘causing rivers to run dry’, says senior cleric - The Independent (June 12, 2016) Students seeking sugar daddies for tuition, rent - AP (May 29, 2016) Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran - NBC News (May 28, 2016) Iranian students threw a graduation dance party. - WP (May 27, 2016) Iran arrests eight for 'un-Islamic' Instagram modelling - BBC (May 16, 2016) Iran's regime-approved matchmaking website promotes dating with traditional values - Telegraph (May 11, 2016) Jian Ghomeshi to avoid 2nd sex assault trial by signing peace bond, source says - CBC (May 10, 2016) Iranians vent anger at new police morality unit - BBC (April 19, 2016) Jian Ghomeshi found not guilty on choking and all sex assault charges - CBC (March 24, 2016) Iran's fashion babes arrested for posing on social media without headscarves - Express (February 23, 2016) Iran Cracks Down On Valentine’s Day - RFE/RL (February 12, 2016) UN panel rebukes Iran for child sex laws - SBS (February 5, 2016) A student survey on drugs, sex other health issues - BBC Persian (January 24, 2016) Dubai in United Arab Emirates a centre of human trafficking and prostitution - SMH (January 20, 2016) US infiltrates Iran though ‘money and sex’ – supreme leader Khamenei - RT (November 25, 2015) Plastic surgery in Iran - The Economist (October 24, 2015) Tajikistan's First Online Sex Shop Tests Tastes, Traditions - RFE/RL (October 16, 2015) I was a temporary bride - The Guardian (July 11, 2015) Iran matchmaking site: Why is Tehran getting into the online dating business?
- CS Monitor (June 16, 2015) 'White marriage' a growing trend for young couples in Iran - LA Times (May 29, 2015) Internet dating website launched by state - BBC (May 28, 2015) Swiping right in the Islamic republic as Tinder takes off in Tehran - TB (May 21, 2015) "Mixed-orientation marriages" have always existed, but now they're in the middle of the marriage equality battle - Salon (April 19, 2015) Iran birth drive 'turns women into baby-making machines' - BBC (March 11, 2015) Iran's government tries to play matchmaker - The Economist (February 7, 2015) Richard Dawkins wants to lovebomb Iran - with erotica - The Independent (January 31, 2015) Can Iran 'control' its cohabiting couples?
Music Rocking the casbah: the gig of a lifetime that put Iranian women back on stage - The Guardian (March 16, 2015) Female Singing At Center Of New Attacks Against Iran's Rohani - RFE/RL (February 7, 2015) The Persian Underground review - the story of of Iran's rock rebels - The Guardian (October 2, 2014) Alone again, naturally: women singing in Iran - TB (August 29, 2014) Iran's underground music scene - AP (July 9, 2013) Iran's Rock and Roll Revolutionaries From Los Angeles - NBC (March 4, 2011) Music fails to chime with Islamic values - The Guardian (August 2, 2010) Iran's underground rock scene thrives despite censors - BBC (March 25, 2010) Banned in Iran: Take It Easy Hospital - The Guardian (March 20, 2010) Iran's underground pop gypsies - BBC (February 27, 2009) Music blogging in Iran - BBC (December 15, 2008) Iran declares ban on western music - The Guardian (December 20, 2005) Iran's self-styled rapping aristocrat - BBC (December 14, 2004) Sample Music Chris de Burgh and The Arian Band - The Words I Love You Arezoo: Asheghetam Darajeye I Darajeye II Erfan: Dobareh Farinaz be name zan Female Rapper Asal Firoozeh: Bahooneh Kamy R: Ey Jaan Mehrnoosh: Cheshmat Sepideh: Doost Daram Susan Roshan: Nabavari Morvarid Vahdati: Hurt Flaunting their sexuality Sandra Soheyla Ahrabian | Video Mona Babadi | Video Catherine Bell | Video Nadja Bjorlin | Video Bita Daryabari | Video Tala Golzar | Video Shaghayegh Claudia Lynx | Video Nazanin Mandi | Video Leyla Milani | Video Sara-Joleen Moghaddam | Video Negin Mirsalehi | Video Parisa Montazaran Yekta Nikou | Video Elena Norouzi | Video Nasanin Nuri | Video Malina Rojel Sara Racey Tabrizi | Video Saghar Sadri | Video Sarah Shahi | Video Shermine Shahrivar | Video Saye Yabandeh Books Janet Afary: Sexual Politics in Modern Iran Janet Afary: Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of Islamism | Interview Faramerz Dabhoiwala: The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution Willem Floor: A Social History of Sexual Relations in Iran Shahla Haeri: Law of desire: temporary marriage in Shi'i Iran (online) Shahram Khosravi: Young and Defiant in Tehran | Preview Fatemeh Keshavarz: Jasmine and Stars: Reading More Than Lolita in Tehran | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Passionate Uprisings Iran's Sexual Revolution | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Labor, Migration, and Human Trafficking in Dubai Frederic P Miller, Agnes F Vandome, John Mc Brewster: Sex Segregation in Iran Ziba Mir-Hosseini and Vanja Hamzic: Control and Sexuality: The Revival of Zina Laws in Muslim Contexts Kamran Talattof: Modernity, Sexuality, and Ideology in Iran Lois Beck & Guity Nashat: Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic Afsaneh Najmabadi: Women with mustaches, men without beards Maryam Taherifard: Sittlichkeit und Sinnlichkeit: weibliche Sexualität im Iran Jacquiline Rudolph-Touba: Highlights of sex-age characteristics in Iran, 1956-1966: a sociological interpretation Medicine, Public Health, Drugs, Psychiatry, Sex Women and Gender Issues Science-Metrix a Montreal-based company reports that Iran is showing fastest worldwide growth in science.
For example, Iran is at the forefront of stem cell research. Virtually every aspect of sex is is discussed in scientific terms.