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Negar Mottahedeh, Associate Professor

Negar Mottahedeh
Office Location:  125C Friedl Building (E. Campus) Friedl Building
Office Phone:  (919) 681-3461, (919) 684-4127
Email Address:  send me a message

Teaching (Fall 2015):

  • Lit 890s.01, Seminars in lit (topics) Synopsis
    Crowell 106, M 11:45 AM-02:15 PM

  • PhD University of Minnesota 1998
  • MA University of Minnesota 1994
  • BA Mount Holyoke College 1990
  • Other New College, Oxford University 1988


Film Theory & History
Cultural Studies
Cultural Studies
Critical Theory
Curriculum Vitae
Representative Publications   (More Publications)
  1. N. Mottahedeh. Representing the Unpresentable: Images of Reform from the Qajars to the Islamic Republic of Iran.  Syracuse University Press, 2008. [html]
  2. N. Mottahedeh. "Where are Kiarostami's women?."  9,400 words Alphabet City  (2003).
  3. N. Mottahedeh. Displaced Allegories: Post-Revolutionary Iranian Cinema.  Duke University Press, 2008. [books.php3]
  4. N. Mottahedeh. ""Life is Color!" Towards a transnational feminist analysis of Mohsen Makhmalbaf's Gabbeh."  Special Issue on film feminisms Signs  (2004).
  5. N. Mottahedeh. "Off the Grid: Reading Iranian Memoirs in Our Time of Total War." MIddle East Research and Information Project  (September 2004). [html]
  6. N. Mottahedeh. "Karbala Drag Kings and Queens."  73-85 The Drama Review  (Winter, Winter, 2005).
  7. N. Mottahedeh. "“Collection and Recollection: on studying the early history of the motion pictures in Iran”." Early Popular Visual Culture  (June, June, 2008).

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