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Research Output 2015 2019

2019
Open Access
political consciousness
emotion
history
consciousness
anthropology
political consciousness
Iraq
Iran
emotion
history
2018

Chasing some bodies: Tracing the embodiment of female refugees in transnational settings and reading tales of their bodies

Saramifar, Y., May 2018, In : European Journal of Women's Studies. 25, 2, p. 183-197 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Homelands
refugee
corporeality
phenomenology
anthropology

Crafting Sacrality from the tensile life of objects: learning about the material life of prayer beads from a Khaksari Sufi Murshid

Saramifar, Y., 2018, In : Contemporary Islam. 12, 1, p. 39–55

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
learning
apprenticeship
follower
Murshid
Sufi

Enchanted by the AK-47: contingency of body and the weapon among Hezbollah militants

Saramifar, Y., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Material Culture . 23, 1, p. 83-99 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

weapon
contingency
propaganda
humor
semiotics
photographer
Iraq
narrative
Iran
pain

Lamenting the real and crying for the really real: Searching for silences and mourning martyrdom amongst Iranian volunteer militants

Saramifar, Y., Dec 2018, In : Australian Journal of Anthropology. 29, 3, p. 282-297 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

militancy
cause
Syria
Lebanon
Iraq

Objects, object-ness, and shadows of meanings: carving prayer beads and exploring their materiality alongside a Khaksari Sufi Murshid

Saramifar, Y., 3 Jul 2018, In : Material Religion. 14, 3, p. 368-388 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Carvings
Murshid
Sufi
Prayer
Materiality

Parliament of things and enactment of third entities: object-subject/subject-object encounters from cuban urban gardens to United States’ robotic labs

Saramifar, Y., Plonska, O. & Kootstra, J., 3 Jul 2018, In : Journal for Cultural Research. 22, 3, p. 293-309 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

parliament
everyday life
ecology
ethnography
politics

Pursuing the allure of combat: an ethnography of violence amongst Iraqi Shi’I combatants fighting ISIS

Saramifar, Y., 23 Jul 2018, In : Critical Studies on Terrorism. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

ethnography
violence
Iraq
resilience
persistence

Tales of pleasures of violence and combat resilience among Iraqi Shi’i combatants fighting ISIS

Saramifar, Y., 19 Jun 2018, In : Ethnography. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

resilience
violence
militancy
ethnography
ideology
2017

Airplane Reading edited by Christopher Schaberg and Mark Yakich

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Transfer. 7, 1, p. 151-152

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Air
Airports
Curiosity
Ontology
Object-oriented

Andrew Wakerfuss, Stormtroopers: Families Homosexuality and Community in the Early Nazi Movement

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Sexualities. 20, 7, p. 875-877

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Book review: How Armies respond to Revolution and Why by Zoltan Barany

Saramifar, Y., 14 Jul 2017, In : Critical Sociology.

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Cities Interrupted: Visual Culture and Urban Space

Saramifar, Y., 1 May 2017, In : Urbanities: Journal of Urban Ethnography.

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Digital Materialities: Design and Anthropology

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : International Sociology. p. 5-7

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

anthropology
architect
ethnography
everyday life
critic

Face and Mask: A Double History, Hans Belting, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2017. 270 pp.

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Journal of Visual Culture. 16, 2, p. 274-276

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Masks
cultural history
history
anthropology
History

Histories of Ornament: From Global to Local

Saramifar, Y., 1 May 2017, In : Journal of Design History. p. 235-237

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

The bodies who tell stories: tracing Deleuzian becoming in the auto/biographies Iranian female refugees

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Prose Studies. 38, 3, p. 205-219

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Refugees
Entanglement
Embodiment
Autobiography
Portrayal

The pain of others: framing war photography in Iran

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Ethnos.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
photography
Iran
pain
narrative
photographer

The shadows of knowability: reading between opaque narrative and transparent text

Saramifar, Y., 2017, In : Cogent Arts & Humanities. 4, 1279815 .

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Knowability
Transparency
Opaque
Opacity
Philosophy

Under the skin of a quantified self

Saramifar, Y., 16 Jun 2017, In : The Senses and Society. 12, 2, p. 233-235

Research output: Contribution to JournalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

2016
2015

Living with the AK-47

Saramifar, Y., 2015, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 180 p.

Research output: Book / ReportBookAcademicpeer-review