Dr Farangis Ghaderi
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Farangis Ghaderi obtained her PhD in Kurdish Studies from the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies at the University of Exeter under the supervision of Professor Christine Allison. Her her doctoral research examined the development of modern Kurdish poetry from the late nineteenth century to the 1940s. During her doctoral studies, she taught at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies. She has published articles at peer-reviewed journals and is currently working on her monograph based on her doctoral dissertation.
She works as an independent Middle East consultant and expert witness. Her research interests comprise comparative literary studies, Kurdish literature, Modern Kurdish history and nationalism, and gender in the Middle East.