Fashion Designers Models Fashion in Iran Makeup Fashion in pre-revolutionary Iran More...Music Rocking the casbah: the gig of a lifetime that put Iranian women back on stage - The Guardian (March 16, 2015) Female Singing At Center Of New Attacks Against Iran's Rohani - RFE/RL (February 7, 2015) The Persian Underground review - the story of of Iran's rock rebels - The Guardian (October 2, 2014) Alone again, naturally: women singing in Iran - TB (August 29, 2014) Iran's underground music scene - AP (July 9, 2013) Music fails to chime with Islamic values - The Guardian (August 2, 2010) Iran's underground rock scene thrives despite censors - BBC (March 25, 2010) Banned in Iran: Take It Easy Hospital - The Guardian (March 20, 2010) Iran's underground pop gypsies - BBC (February 27, 2009) Music blogging in Iran - BBC (December 15, 2008) Iran declares ban on western music - The Guardian (December 20, 2005) Iran's self-styled rapping aristocrat - BBC (December 14, 2004) Sample Music Chris de Burgh and The Arian Band - The Words I Love You Arezoo: Asheghetam Darajeye I Darajeye II Erfan: Dobareh Farinaz be name zan Female Rapper Asal Firoozeh: Bahooneh Kamy R: Ey Jaan Mehrnoosh: Cheshmat Sepideh: Doost Daram Susan Roshan: Nabavari Morvarid Vahdati: Hurt Flaunting their sexuality Sandra Soheyla Ahrabian | Video Mona Babadi | Video Catherine Bell | Video Nadja Bjorlin | Video Bita Daryabari | Video Tala Golzar | Video Shaghayegh Claudia Lynx | Video Nazanin Mandi | Video Leyla Milani | Video Sara-Joleen Moghaddam | Video Parisa Montazaran Yekta Nikou | Video Elena Norouzi | Video Nasanin Nuri | Video Malina Rojel Sara Racey Tabrizi | Video Saghar Sadri | Video Sara Shahi | Video Shermine Shahrivar | Video Saye Yabandeh Books Janet Afary: Sexual Politics in Modern Iran Janet Afary: Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of Islamism | Interview Faramerz Dabhoiwala: The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution Willem Floor: A Social History of Sexual Relations in Iran Shahla Haeri: Law of desire: temporary marriage in Shi'i Iran (online) Shahram Khosravi: Young and Defiant in Tehran | Preview Fatemeh Keshavarz: Jasmine and Stars: Reading More Than Lolita in Tehran | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Passionate Uprisings Iran's Sexual Revolution | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Labor, Migration, and Human Trafficking in Dubai Frederic P Miller, Agnes F Vandome, John Mc Brewster: Sex Segregation in Iran Ziba Mir-Hosseini and Vanja Hamzic: Control and Sexuality: The Revival of Zina Laws in Muslim Contexts Kamran Talattof: Modernity, Sexuality, and Ideology in Iran Lois Beck & Guity Nashat: Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic Afsaneh Najmabadi: Women with mustaches, men without beards Maryam Taherifard: Sittlichkeit und Sinnlichkeit: weibliche Sexualität im Iran Jacquiline Rudolph-Touba: Highlights of sex-age characteristics in Iran, 1956-1966: a sociological interpretation Medicine, Public Health, Drugs, Psychiatry, Sex Women and Gender Issues Science-Metrix a Montreal-based company reports that Iran is showing fastest worldwide growth in science.
- BBC (December 9, 2014) Iran: Divorce parties take off in major cities - BBC (May 20, 2014) The Politics of Marriage in Contemporary Iran (Persian) - UCLA (October 25, 2009) The Politics of Marriage in Contemporary Iran - UCLA (October 23, 2009) Marriage and Divorce Under Iranian Family Law - UT (July 15, 2011) The cost of a divorce in Iran?
Your weight in gold - BBC (February 23, 2012) Sex is a major cause of divorce in Iran - BBC Persian (December 10, 2011) Iran's Divorce Rate Stirs Fears of Society in Crisis - NY Times (December 6, 2010) Mahmoud Ahmadinejad urges girls to marry at 16 - The Guardian (November 21, 2010) Iran to set up marriage bureaux - BBC (December 1, 2008) Iranian to pay 124,000-rose dowry - BBC (March 3, 2008) Consanguineous Marriages Prevalence of consanguineous marriages among Iranian Georgians (2010) Is consanguineous marriage religiously encouraged? (2006) Study of Youths' Knowledge, Behavior, and Attitude towards Consanguineous Marriages (2006) Modernization and Consanguineous Marriage in Iran (1994) Early Marriage Modernity and Early Marriage in Iran: A View from Within - JMEWS (2006) Human-Rights Activists Win Partial Victory In Battle Against Child Marriage (June 28, 2002) Child Marriage in the Context of Shia Iran (U.
2009 (Preview)-by Shahla Haeri How to find a hot date in Tehran - join the traffic jam - The Guardian (July 14, 2008) Valentine's Day in Iran - PBS (February 14, 2006) Valentine's Day in Iran - NPR (February 12, 2004) Travail of Sexuality and Love in Modern Iran-By Afsaneh Najmabadi Love: Modern Discourses-By Afsaneh Najmabadi Online Dating Iran’s Dating Revolution - SBS (July 5, 2016) Love, Dating and Marriage in Iran on the Web - Newsweek (June 25, 2016) Iran's regime-approved matchmaking website promotes dating with traditional values - Telegraph (May 11, 2016) Iran matchmaking site: Why is Tehran getting into the online dating business?
- CS Monitor (June 16, 2015) Internet dating website launched by state - BBC (May 28, 2015) Meeting, Mating, and Cheating Online in Iran (Spring 2007)-by Pardis Mahdavi Matchmaking Sites Female Genital Mutilatio FGM in Iran Iran - Stop FGM Middle East Virginity Virginity Still a Commodity in Iran - Mianeh (February 4, 2011) There Are No Real Virgins in Tehran - Doublex (July 6, 2009) Recreating virginity in Iran - The Guardian (May 12, 2009) Information on virginity (chastity) tests (UNHCR) Pregnancy The sexual activity during pregnancy among a group of Iranian women-by M Shoja Premarital Sex Poll shows rise in premarital sex in Iran - Y Net (December 31, 2008) Premarital sex on rise as Iranians delay marriage, survey finds - The Guardian (December 29, 2008) Sexual Harrasment & Stalking Sexual harassment lawsuit filed against Voice of America - Politico (April 20, 2010) 'Harassed' Iran student arrested - BBC (June 20, 2008) Spy camera warning for Iran women - BBC (November 24, 2006) Women Stalking in Iran (PDF)-Explores the social and legal issues.
Sex-Related Issues Facing a "sex putsch" - Qantara (March 20, 2017) Iran Official Calls For Sterilization For Sex Workers, Homeless Drug Addicts - RFE/RL (January 1, 2017) Between desire and taboo - Qantara (December 19, 2016) Iran fashion workers jailed for 'spreading prostitution' - BBC (December 5, 2016) More women in Iran are forgoing marriage. The men aren't good enough - LA Times (November 11, 2016) Why Iranian Women Spend Big on Cosmetics - Seeker (November 8, 2016) "City of lies.
Love, sex, death and the search for truth in Tehran" - Qantara (October 31, 2016) Meet the first hijab-wearing Muslim to pose for Playboy - BBC (October 6, 2016) Sex education is not relevant to pupils' lives, says report - The Guardian (September 12, 2016) Iran cracks down on 'inappropriate' clothes - DW (September 5, 2016) Inside ‘the Citadel,’ Iran’s Forgotten Red-Light District - Time Magazine (August 30, 2016) Muslim Swimsuit Designer: Burkinis and Bikinis Are About Freedom - Time Magazine (August 26, 2016) Iran Arrests 150 People at Mixed-Gender Party: Report - NBC News (July 27, 2016) How Fox News Fired and Silenced a Female Reporter Who Alleged Sexual Harassment - NY Magazine (July 23, 2016) Health Official Says Sexual Transmission Of HIV Rising In Iran - AFP (July 13, 2016) Iran’s Dating Revolution - SBS (July 5, 2016) Beauty and Modernity Under the Veil in Iran - Georgetown Journal (June 22, 2016) Love, Dating and Marriage in Iran on the Web - Newsweek (June 25, 2016) Iranian women's clothing ‘causing rivers to run dry’, says senior cleric - The Independent (June 12, 2016) Students seeking sugar daddies for tuition, rent - AP (May 29, 2016) Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran - NBC News (May 28, 2016) Iranian students threw a graduation dance party. - WP (May 27, 2016) Iran arrests eight for 'un-Islamic' Instagram modelling - BBC (May 16, 2016) Iran's regime-approved matchmaking website promotes dating with traditional values - Telegraph (May 11, 2016) Jian Ghomeshi to avoid 2nd sex assault trial by signing peace bond, source says - CBC (May 10, 2016) Iranians vent anger at new police morality unit - BBC (April 19, 2016) Jian Ghomeshi found not guilty on choking and all sex assault charges - CBC (March 24, 2016) Iran's fashion babes arrested for posing on social media without headscarves - Express (February 23, 2016) Iran Cracks Down On Valentine’s Day - RFE/RL (February 12, 2016) UN panel rebukes Iran for child sex laws - SBS (February 5, 2016) A student survey on drugs, sex other health issues - BBC Persian (January 24, 2016) Dubai in United Arab Emirates a centre of human trafficking and prostitution - SMH (January 20, 2016) US infiltrates Iran though ‘money and sex’ – supreme leader Khamenei - RT (November 25, 2015) Plastic surgery in Iran - The Economist (October 24, 2015) Tajikistan's First Online Sex Shop Tests Tastes, Traditions - RFE/RL (October 16, 2015) I was a temporary bride - The Guardian (July 11, 2015) Iran matchmaking site: Why is Tehran getting into the online dating business?
- New Statesman (September 25, 2013) Keep your eyes off those legs - The Economist (September 14, 2013) Western promotion of LGBT values a concern?
- RT (September 13, 2013) City of Gold, City of Slaves: Slavery and Indentured Servitude in Dubai - JSS (September 12, 2013) When I Ran Out of Birth Control in Iran - HP (July 29, 2013) Sexy spring: How group sex will liberate Iran, China - Salon (July 28, 2013) Fascinating pictures shed light on the weird and wonderful ways Iranians live behind closed doors - Daily Mail (July 22, 2013) The Subversive Potential of Hermès Scarves Shirin Aliabadi discloses the desires of young Iranian women - Art Mag (July 11, 2013) Cross-dressing?
(September 2011) Illegal abortions in Iran - DW Persian (January 2, 2015) Honor Crimes Iran: Honour killings (Landinfo) Spouse Killings Spouse killings in Iran-by Nina Kristiansen Husband Murder on the Rise in Iran - Mianeh (November 26, 2010) Sex Education Love & Sexuality (DW Persian) Sex education eliminated from Iran universities (BBC Persian) The Iranian authorities are not squeamish about sex (The Guardian) Molding the Ideal Islamic Citizen (NY Times) Effect of Sexual Education on Sexual Health in Iran (ERIC) A Qualitative Assessment of the Sex Education Needs of Married Iranian Women Official Sex Education video I | Part II Youth and Sex Education (BBC Persian Video) Sex education in the Islamic Republic of Iran - CNN (September 8, 2011) The challanges of sex education in Iran - BBC Persian (July 16, 2011) Sexuality Education and female students in Iran - BBC Persian (January 1, 2005) Sex and Health (Video) Ashenaye Mahboub (Sex Education Films) Tanzim Khanevadeh Sexual Health Sexual Satisfaction and its Relation to Marital Happiness in Iranians Young People's Sexual & Reproductive Health in the Arab States & Iran Sexual and Reproductive Health (Columbia U.) Sexual Health (BBC) Sex and relationship advice (The Guardian) Sexual Dysfunctions & Counseling Psychosexual Therapist Dr. Maryam Mohebbi - Video Channel STD STD in Iran Frequency of Chlamydia trachomatis in Women with Cervicitis in Tehran, Iran Characteristics of gonorrhoea in Kermanshah, Iran A prospective study of genital infections in Hamedan, Iran HIV/AIDS Epidemiological Fact Sheet of Iran (Islamic Republic of) UNDP Iran UNAids: Iran Overview on HIV/AIDS and women in Iran-by Masoumeh Ebrahimi Tavani The age of aids: country profile: iran | PBS Iranian Health Minister Says HIV Infections Soaring - RFE/RL (December 2, 2013) Iran's HIV/Aids sufferers struggle for survival - BBC (December 3, 2012) HIV/AIDS in Iran Lecture - UCLA (January 9, 2007) Sex and shopping brings HIV crisis in Iran - The Guardian (January 3, 2007) Actress Mahtab Keramati appointed UNICEF National Ambassador - UNICEF (August 27, 2006) | Video New Website Provides Vital AIDS Information For Youth (March 15, 2005) Tehran Begins To Confront The 'Time Bomb' Of HIV/AIDS (November 10, 2003) Tackling Aids in Iran - BBC (March 20, 2002) AIDS Information Resource (Persian) Religion & Sexuality Sexuality In Islam Sex in Islam Modernity Islam and Modernity (PBS) Islam and Modernity (NTPI) Iran: between tradition and modernity-by Ramin Jahanbegloo Intellectual Discourse and the Politics of Modernization: Negotiating Modernity in Iran | Read an Excerpt Iran's intellectual encounter with modernity-by Farzin Vahdat Dr.
Abbas Milani lecture about Modernity Iranian Identity Iranain Identity: in three narratives-by Ahamd Ashraf Iranian Identity - BBC Persian (August 9, 2010) How to be an Iranian Today -Lecture by Dr.
- JA , April 17, 2009 Stolen Kisses: Iran's Sexual Revolutions - Alternet (December 2, 2008) Passionate Uprisings Iran's Sexual Revolution (Online Book) Pardis Mahdavi talks about "Iran's Sexual Revolution" - UCLA (November 19, 2008) Foucault Foucault, the Frankfurt School, and Sexuality in Modern Iran-Lecture by Janet Afary Genus of Sex-Lecture by Afsaneh Najmabadeh Prostitution Inside ‘the Citadel,’ Iran’s Forgotten Red-Light District - Time Magazine (August 30, 2016) Experts say generation gap leading cause of runaways, prostitution in Iran - TB (October 10, 2014) Shahr No - BBC Persian (January 6, 2013) Iran sets sights on tackling prostitution - BBC (July 26, 2012) Dating site 'prostitution', says Iran - The Guardian (December 11, 2008) Prostitute Scandal Rattles Tehran Government - Spiegel (April 28, 2008) How To Spot a Persian Prostitute - Slate (April 23, 2008) Iran anti-vice chief 'in brothel' - BBC (April 16, 2008) Iran: The Story of Leila - BBC (November 22, 2007) Iran: Proposal Debated For Solving Prostitution With 'Chastity Houses' Prize-Winning Documentary Exposes Hidden Side Of Iranian Society Drugs and prostitution - Iran uncovered - BBC (December 11, 2002) Prostitution in Iran (Interview) - Entekhab Daily (June 11, 2002) Street prostitutes in Tehran (Gallery I) Street prostitutes in Tehran (Gallery II) Documented trafficking and/or prostitution rings in Iran (1995-2003) Prostitution Documentary Part I: Shahr No (Pahlavi Era) Prostitution Documentary Part II: Shahr No (Pahlavi Era) Prostitution Behind the Veil Documentary Sex Trade Trafficking in Persons Report 2014 (USDOS) Sex trafficking gang offered to sell young virgins to wealthy Arabs - The Guardian (September 14, 2010) Trafficking in Persons Report 2009 - Iran (UNHCR) Traffic Jam: Gender, Labor, Migration and Trafficking in Dubai - Wilson Center (October 09 2009) Epitaph: Documentary film on Iranian Sex Trade Youth Youth of Iran enjoy party lifestyle as hardline regime attitude relaxes - Mirror (July 3, 2014) Why Iran's youth don't fly the nest - TB (March 14, 2014) Youth in Iran: Inside and Out - NY Times (January 16, 2014) Youth in Iran Part 4: Crazy for Sports - Iran Primer (August 20, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 3: The Politics of Fashion - Iran Primer (August 19, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 2: Parkour Fever - Iran Primer (August 13, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 1: "The Determinators" - Iran Primer (August 9, 2013) Iran's youth drop the booze bomb - DW (May 27, 2013) Pinched Aspirations of Iran's Young Multitudes - NY Times (May 7, 2012) The Iranian Baby Boom - Slate (June 12, 2009) Iranian youth between two worlds - France24 (February 9, 2009) Iran's Hedonistic Youth - Journeyman (February 18, 2008) Iran: The Power of Youth - Spiegel (July 12, 2004) The Youth (Iran Primer) Diaspora Barriers to sexual health care: a survey of Iranian-American physicians in California, USA (July 2016) Concepts of sexuality and health among iranian women in Australia (March 2008) Iranian Immigrants' perceptions of sexuality in Canada - Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality (2007) Sexuality, Dating, and Double Standards: Young Iranian Immigrants in Los Angeles (IS) Sexuality in the Iranian American Community Sex & Fesenjoon (Iranian-American Blog) History Harem in ancient Iran (Iranica) Zoroastrianism & Sexual Hygiene Zoroastrianism & The seclusion of menstruating women Cleansing in Zoroastrianism (Iranica) Gender Reforms and Female Sexuality in the Pahlavi Era (Video)-Lecture by Dr.