Coronavirus and Persian Literary Humanism

This article is a contribution from Mehdi Ghavideldostkohi, lecturer and Persian language instructor at Lund University’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies. It covers a fascinating relation between Persian literature and the current pandemic outbreak – and what this means for human affinity. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, while announcing the extension of

▶︎ Talking Greenish: Episode 5 – The Climate Effects of COVID-19

Listen to it on iTunes (UPF Lund) Talking Greenish, the podcast about the planet, people and politics is back with another episode! In light of the current covid-19 pandemic we look into the effects the virus has on climate change and climate policy around the world, debating some of the short-term effects

Boris Johnson, along with senior politicians, test positive for coronavirus – cabinet members’ statuses in question

Picture By Stephen Harvey / No10 Downing Street Boris Johnson – the UK Prime Minister – has tested positive for COVID-19. He is the latest high-profile Briton to test positive for the virus after HRH Charles, Prince of Wales, Idris Elba and Health Minister Nadine Dorries. Elba and Dorries are