MY RESUME

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MIDDLE EAST STUDIES

Publications:

"History of the Iranian Constitutional Revolution " (translation) (Mazda Publishers, California, 2006)

"Kasravi between Iranism and Azerbaijanism and Azerbaijani Self-Definition" Scheduled for publication in Irannameh Spring-Summer 2002 but did not arrive in time for publication.

"Akinchi and Azerbaijani Self-Definition" in Michael Ursinus, Christoph Herzog, & Raoul Motika (ed.), Heidelberger Studien zur Geschichte und Kultur des modernen Vorderen Orients, vol. 27 (Frankfurt am Main, etc.: Peter Lang, 2001)

"An Azerbaijani Poets' Duel over Iranian Constitutionalism" in Michael Ursinus, Raoul Motika, & Christoph Herzog (eds.), Presse und Öffentlichkeit im Nahen Östen (Istanbul: ISIS Yayinlari, 2000)

"The Politics of Shahid-e Javid" in Werner Ende and Rainer Brunner (eds.), The Twelver Shia in Modern Times: Religious Culture and Political History (Leiden: Brill (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East, vol. 72), 2000)

"Negahiye Kutahi be Bargozidehayi az Mollah Nasr od-Din/Montakhebiye az Nashriyeye Molla Nasr od-Din" in Janet Afary et al., Negareshi bar Zan va Jensiat dar Dawran-e Mashrute (Chicago: Historical Society of Iranian Women, 2000)

"The Turkish Language in Iran by Ahmad Kasravi" (translated from Arabic), Journal of Azerbaijani Studies (vol. 1, no. 2, 1998)

"A Woman's Letters to Molla Nasr od-Din(Tbilisi)" in Christopher Herzog et al. (eds.), Presse und Öffentlichkeit im Nahen Östen (Heidelberg: Heidelberg Orientverlag, 1995)

"Chand Maqale az Mulla Nasr ud-Din," Nimeye Digar no. 17 (Winter 1993)

I am currently completing an annotated translation of Ahmad Kasravi’s Tarikh-e Mashruteye Iran.

Conference Papers:

“A risala by Sheikh Fazlollah Nuri denouncing the Iranian constitutional movement,” Images, Representations and Perceptions in the Shia World, Geneva, Switzerland, (2002)

"Debates in Georgian Historiography on the Iranian Constitutional Revolution," Society for Iranian Studies Conference (2001)

"The Uses of Classical Iranian Literature in Early Modern Azerbaijani Satire," International Conference on "The Middle Eastern Press as a Forum for Literature, Bamberg, Germany (October 2001)

"The Mullah and the Commissar: Mirza Jalil Muhammadquluzada in the Land of the Soviets," Middle East Studies Association (2000)

"Soviet Georgian Historiography of the Iranian Constitutional Revolution," Society for Iranian Studies Conference (2000)

"A Debate on Women and the Shariat, Baku 1907," Middle East Studies Association (1999)

"Some Aspects of the Shahid-e Javid Debate in Iran," Die Zwölfershia in der Neuzeit, Freiburg, October 1999

"Armenophilia among the Azerbaijani Intelligentsia," Association for the Study of Nationalities (1999)

"Shahid-e Javid as an Alternate Huseynology," Middle East Studies Association (1998)

"Azerbaijani Identity in the first Caucasian Muslim Press: The Case of Ekinchi," Die Anfänge der Press im Nahen Östen, Aachen, October 1998

"Iranian Historical Survival," An Evening of Persian Literature, Music, and Poetry (hosted by Encyclopedia Iranica) (Naw Ruz, 1997)

"Taza Hayat (Baku) and the Iranian Constitutionalist Revolution," Middle East Studies Association (1997)

"Taza Hayat between Ottoman Pan-Islam and Iran," Iran and the Ottoman Empire (Germany, 1997)

"Ahmad Kasravi: From Nationalism to Internationalism," L'Association Française pour l'Étude du Monde Arabe et Musulman (France, 1996)

"Ahmad Kasravi and the 1946 Azerbaijan Autonomous Government," Middle East Studies Association (1996)

"Women's Letters to the Editor in Mulla Nasr ud-Din," Newspaper and Public Opinion in the Islamic World Seminar (Germany, 1996)

"Ahmad Kasravi between Iranism and Azerbaijanism," Middle East Studies Association (1995) [Link in Persian]

"Mulla Nasr ud-Din and the Iranian Constitutionalist Revolution," Baku International Symposium (Republic of Azerbaijan, 1995)

"Mulla Nasr ud-Din’s Impact on the Iranian Constitutionalist Press," Middle East Studies Association (1994)

"Mulla Nasr ud-Din and Sattar Khan's Uprising," Middle East Studies Association (1993)

"Mulla Nasr ud-Din and the Iranian Constitutionalist Revolution, 1906-1907," Middle East Studies Association (1992)

"Mulla Nasr ud-Din and the Iranian Constitutionalist Revolution, 1906-1907," Baku, Azerbaijan

"A Palestinian View of the Iranian Revolution," Middle East Studies Association (1990)

"Mehdi Hashemi and the Iranian Revolution," Middle East Studies Association (1998)

"A Palestinian View of the Iranian Revolution," Center for Iranian Research and Analysis (1987)

Languages

Has done substantial research using the following languages:
Persian, French, Arabic, Turkish, Biblical Hebrew, Russian, German, Georgian

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Evan Siegel
699 E. 18 St.
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