Amirbahram Arabahmadi

Amirbahram Arabahmadi (PhD Tehran) is a historian and Head of the Central and Southern African Studies Department at University of Tehran. He has served as cultural attaché of Iran in Tanzania and Zimbabwe for more than six years and has written some books and scholarly papers on Africa. His areas of specialization include: African Culture and Social Development, African History, African Diasporas, Asia-Africa civilization and cultural interactions, East African Religions.

Recent publications:
Cinema and Filmmaking industry in Africa sub-Sahara (Tehran: Negarestan Andishe Publications, 2019).

A Comparative Study of Historical Cultural Exchange between Iran and Ethiopia, Tehran. In: The Journal of politics, 3(2018): 549-572. University of Tehran Press.

Tracing Baluchi Identity in Zanzibar in Africa and Its Diasporas: Rethinking Struggles for Recognition and Empowerment. Edited by Behnaz A. Mirzai and Bonny Ibhawoh (London: Africa World Press, 2018).

The Role of Shirazi-Based Iranians in Cultural Development of East African Coast (Esfahan: Negarkhane Publications, 2016).