PD Dr. Katja Föllmer

Research subjects:

  • Issues of Iranian cultural and religious history from Antiquity until today

  • Concepts and ideas of the pre-Islamic heritage in Iranian societies

  • Classical and modern Persian literature

  • Sufism and Persian Sufi literature

  • Persian Historiography

  • Iranian media and communication

  • Iranian satire, film and press

  • Gender issues

  • Identity construction

  • Text analysis, discourse analysis