The iran society & founded in 1935


In 2002 The Iran Society re-launched its Journal which had ceased publication in 1954.

It is intended that the Journal will be issued on an annual basis and will contain summaries of lectures to the Society, reviews of the Society’s other activities, book reviews etc.

The Journals are available in Adobe PDF format. The latest issue of the journal is available to download below. For previous issues of the journal, please select the relevant year’s link from
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Contents of the 2016 Journal

Javanmardi in the Iranian Tradition

17th Century Paintings from Safavid Isfahan

Travel Scholar’s Report:

Marc Czarnuszewicz

Book Reviews:
Sweet Boy Dear Wife: Jane Dieulafoy in Persia 1881-1886
The Mempirs of Prince Arfa’: Qajar Persia and Imperial Russia 1853-1902
Nazi Secret Warfare in Occupied Persia
Writers Uncensored
The Love of Strangers