Kamran Rastegar is a professor of comparative literature with a joint appointment in the Department of International Literary and Cultural Studies and the Department for Studies in Race, Colonialism and Diaspora at Tufts University, and is the director of Center for the Humanities at Tufts

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Research interests:

Comparative literature. Cinema studies. Cinema and memory in postcolonial contexts of war and social conflict. Comparative studies of colonialism and anti-colonialism. Comparative studies of 19th and early 20th century Arabic and Persian literatures.