- 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.- CS Monitor (June 16, 2015) 'White marriage' a growing trend for young couples in Iran - LA Times (May 29, 2015) Internet dating website launched by state - BBC (May 28, 2015) Swiping right in the Islamic republic as Tinder takes off in Tehran - TB (May 21, 2015) "Mixed-orientation marriages" have always existed, but now they're in the middle of the marriage equality battle - Salon (April 19, 2015) Iran birth drive 'turns women into baby-making machines' - BBC (March 11, 2015) Iran's government tries to play matchmaker - The Economist (February 7, 2015) Richard Dawkins wants to lovebomb Iran - with erotica - The Independent (January 31, 2015) Can Iran 'control' its cohabiting couples?
- Sputnik News (June 22, 2016) Iranian women's clothing ‘causing rivers to run dry’, says senior cleric - The Independent (June 12, 2016) Iran arrests eight for 'un-Islamic' Instagram modelling - BBC (May 16, 2016) Springtime In Iran Means The 'Morality Police' Are Out In Force - NPR (May 3, 2016) Why so many Iranians have come to hate the hijab - TB (April 28, 2016) Iranians vent anger at new police morality unit - BBC (April 19, 2016) Iran's fashion babes arrested for posing on social media without headscarves - Express (February 23, 2016) Rouhani clashes with Iranian clergy over women arrested for 'bad hijab' - TB (May 27, 2015) Dress code breaches spark Iran protests - AAP (May 8, 2014) Hijab couture - The Economist (April 26, 2014) Iranians increasingly reluctant to comply with strict hijab rules - BBC Video (April 25, 2014) Behind the veil - The Economist (October 3, 2013) Iranian women turn to the 'maison' for shopping and sanctuary - TB (October 2, 2013) Keep your eyes off those legs - The Economist (September 14, 2013) The modern and colorful fashion from Shiraz - DW Persian (August 3, 2013) The Subversive Potential of Hermès Scarves Shirin Aliabadi discloses the desires of young Iranian women - Art Mag (July 11, 2013) Fashion police - The Economist (May 5, 2013) Girls beat up Iran cleric over dress code - CNN (September 20, 2012) Iran's Morality Police Don't Sound Very Fun - The Atlantic Wire (July 22, 2012) Iran's Moral Police combat the "virus" of Western-oriented women - The Commentator (June 27, 2012) Your Veil Is a Battleground - NY Times (May 29, 2012) Ahmadinejad steps into Iran's dress-code debate - WP (December 26, 2011) Necklace ban for men as Tehran's 'moral police' enforce dress code - The Guardian (June 14, 2011) Traffic police regulate Iran's dress code - BBC (June 8, 2011) Iranian models take the hijab to the catwalk - NDTV (January 17, 2011) Hejab at the Seaside in Iran - Mianeh (August 20, 2010) Combining fashion and modest dress codes in Iran - NDTV (August 5, 2010) The great Iranian cover-up - Times of India (July 5, 2010) Suntanned women to be arrested under Islamic dress code - Telegraph (April 27, 2010) Wraps off the republic - SMH (September 20, 2009) The Young Women of Tehran - The Morning News (September 14, 2009) Iran's hybrids unveiled - The Independent (June 27, 2009) Attire, opinions of Iranian dress code vary among women and regions - USA Today (November 6, 2008) Tehran Debates Breaking Dress Code To Broadcast Women At Olympics - RFE/RL (July 23, 2008) New Iranian dress code crackdown - BBC (June 16, 2008) Seized - for showing their hair - The Guardian (May 2, 2007) Crackdown in Iran over dress codes - BBC (April 27, 2007) Iran police move into fashion business - BBC (January 2, 2007) Iran launches Islamic dress drive - BBC (April 21, 2006) Reform in Iranian Women Dresses? - CHN (January 24, 2006) Women's fashion in Tehran, Iran - People's Daily (June 22, 2005) Women's Dress and Islam-by Faegheh Shirazi Hijab and the Iranian women-by Ludmila Yaneva Hijab in post revolutionary Iran (Newspaper Clippings) | America Pro-Hijab Poster Persian Makeup For going to Coffee shops (Funny Video) Fashion in pre-revolutionary Iran Traditional & historic costumes of Iran More...
Restrictions on women's sports Gender Segregation Iran's leader hits out at segregation of students - The Scotsman (July 7, 2011) Gender segregation in universities - University World News (December 6, 2009) Tehran Opens Controversial Women-Only Park - RFE/RL (May 17, 2008) Iran has "modern plans" for beach segregation - Reuters (April 12, 2007) Women Only on Iranian Holiday Island - Spiegel (February 23, 2007) Debate Sharpens Over Gender Segregation - RFE/RL (November 24, 2006) Beach for women - Virtual Tourist (August 10, 2006) Cosmetic Surgery British porn star ‘charms’ & outrages Iranians on Tehran nose job visit - RT (August 1, 2016) Beauty and Modernity Under the Veil in Iran - Georgetown Journal (June 22, 2016) Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran - NBC News (May 28, 2016) These Persian Girls Are Inciting a National Debate Around Nose Jobs - Vice (December 14, 2015) Plastic surgery in Iran - The Economist (October 24, 2015) The Complicated Beauty of the Persian Nose - Vice (November 24, 2014) TV bans actors with plastic surgery - BBC (June 25, 2014) 'Modelling Iranian style?
- 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?
Wisconsin (April 20, 2011) Turkish-German woman's Playboy cover stirs controversy - DW (April 21, 2010) Passion, Drive Pay Off for Iranian Bikini Designer - VOA (March 24, 2011) Iranian Censorship of Women's Online Magazines - OWNI (November 17, 2010) Italian seaside town planning miniskirt ban - BBC (October 24, 2010) Tajik government promotes ethnic clothing over Islamic - Central Asia Online (October 19, 2010) Austraila: City bans 'bare skin' at swimming lessons to appease Muslims - Infidels Are Cool (September 18, 2010) Lebanese poet Haddad pushes boundaries on erotica - BBC (September 13, 2010) Tala Raassi (Dar be Dar swimsuit) talks about her line and experience in Iran - Video (September 7, 2010) Iranian media warned after paper calls Carla Bruni-Sarkozy a 'prostitute' - The Guardian (August 31, 2010) Women appeal against 'impending hijab ban' at Tajik city market - UNCHR (August 24, 2010) Diplomat Recalled Over Alleged Iran Sex scandal - all Africa (July 8, 2010) The great Iranian cover-up - Times of India (July 5, 2010) Rima Fakih - The Daily Beast (May 19, 2010) | Video Extramarital sex 'causes more earthquakes', Iranian cleric claims - Telegraph (April 19, 2010) Married for a Minute - Mother Jones (March 2010) How I Survived 40 Lashes - Marie Claire (February 5, 2010) Interview with Zahra Amir Ebrahimi - BBC Persian (December 31, 2009) Kurdistan's 'Shakira' causes shock waves in her homeland - LA Times (October 19, 2009) 'Islam Needs a Sexual Revolution' - Spiegel (October 13, 2009) French ban Muslim woman from pool for wearing 'burkini' swimsuit - Telegraph (August 12, 2009) Iran rounds up 'porn site bosses' - BBC (April 16, 2009) Female Genital Mutilation Said To Be Widespread In Iraq's, Iran's Kurdistan - RFE/RL (March 10, 2009) Iranian police arrest pornographic film actors - The Guardian (March 4, 2009) Lipstick revolution: Iran's women are taking on the mullahs - The Independent (February 26, 2009) Muslim women in swimwear: An extension to freedom - Video (February 24, 2009) Asylum for lesbian on the run from Iran - The Independent (February 16, 2009) Diplomat arrested in Iran on car sex charge - CNN (February 6, 2009) Imagine Every Woman's a Nun - Rick Steves (January 2009) Premarital sex on rise as Iranians delay marriage, survey finds - The Guardian (December 29, 2008) Tehran in the eyes of the young - The Age (December 8, 2008) Bikini-free Islamic tourism booms in Turkey - Telegraph (July 7, 2008) Author jailed for writing ethnic romance as Iran's censors crack down on dissent - The Independent (March 15, 2008) UN agencies unite against female genital mutilation - UNICEF (February 27, 2008) Iran's Hedonistic Youth - Journeyman (February 18, 2008) Lecture addresses sexuality issues in Iran - U.
Delaware (October 9, 2007) Iran to defy west by executing sex offenders - The Guardian (July 11, 2007) Women Only on Iranian Holiday Island - Spiegel (February 23, 2007) The Burkini - Front Page Magazine (February 2, 2007) Between Two Worlds: 'My Name Is Iran' - NPR (January 9, 2007) Iranian actor in sex video scandal says ex-fiance faked footage - The Guardian (November 23, 2006) Outrage in Iran as actress does a "Paris" and her sex video ends up on the net - Daily Mail (November 11, 2006) Inside Iran : Sex And The City - San Francisco Chronicle (November 9, 2006) Iranian soap star faces lashing after sex tape made public - The Guardian (November 8, 2006) Sex and Taboos in the Islamic World - Spiegel (October 20, 2006) Germany gives Iran lesbian asylum - BBC (August 8, 2006) Execution of a teenage girl - BBC (July 22, 2006) Iranian women protest sexual discrimination - NY Times (June 13, 2005) Sexual revolutionaries - Salon Magazine (April 24, 2005) Lipstick and political resistance - SF Chronicle (March 13, 2005) Iran Girl Gets 100 Lashes For Sex - CBS (February 25, 2005) Drink, drugs and sex on the slopes: the secret world of Iranian youth - BBC Persian (May 8, 2004) Postcards from Iran: Tehran party - BBC (February 13, 2004) Sex patrol - Salon Magazine (March 9, 2001) Sex Change Iran's health insurers to pay for sex change operations - BBC (May 29, 2012) Sex change film from Iran wins award in US film festival - BBC (April 27, 2012) Sex-change Iranian actor returns to screens - The Guardian (March 19, 2010) Iran set to allow first transsexual marriage - The Guardian (September 11, 2009) Sex change in Iran - BBC (February 26, 2008) Iran's sex-change operations - BBC (January 5, 2005) Sex-change Iranian hates life as woman - The Guardian (June 20, 2000) Gender Identity Organization of Iran Be Like Others Documentary Sexual Minorities Iran: Discrimination and Violence Against Sexual Minorities - HRW (December 15, 2010) Iran: Treatment of lesbians - Canadian Immigration (July 1, 1999) Sexual Revolution Sexy spring: How group sex will liberate Iran, China - Salon (July 28, 2013) Janet Afary: Is the Islamic Republic of Iran Headed for a Sexual Revolution?Health Law | Family Law | Marriage | Family Planning | Abortion | Honor Crimes | Sex Education | STD | HIV/AIDS | Religion | Modernity | Identity | Feminism | Dress Code | Gender Segregation | Cosmetic Surgery | Love | FGM | Virginity | Premarital Sex | Sex-Related Issues | Sex Change | Sexual Minorities | Sexual Revolution | Prostitution | Sex Trade | Youth | Diaspora | History | Art | Literature | Film | Comedy | Fashion | Dance | Music | Books Profile The International Encyclopedia of Sexuality: Iran UNICEF - Iran, Islamic Republic of - Statistics Iran: World Health Organisation (WHO) Health Organizations Ministry of Health and Medical Education Family Health Public Health Law Iran: Health Legislation (WHO) Family Law Iran Family Law (Emory University) Law pertaining to population and family planning (Harvard University) The 2007 Family Protection Bill in Iran Family Law in Iran (Essay) Controversial 'Family Bill' Returns To Iranian Parliament's Agenda (RFE/RL) Iran rejects easing polygamy law (BBC) Iran women get more divorce rights (BBC) Family law in ancient Iran More...Marriage Iranian Marriage Ceremony Iranian Marriage Contract Marriage contract, 1874 Iran's government tries to play matchmaker - The Economist (February 7, 2015) Can Iran 'control' its cohabiting couples?Your weight in gold - BBC (February 23, 2012) Iran's female ninjas: fighting for sexual equality - The Guardian (February 19, 2012) The Origins of Sex by Faramerz Dabhoiwala - review - The Guardian (February 10, 2012) Iranian Authorities Arrest Four Over Facebook Beauty Contest - NY Times (January 31, 2012) Iranian actress causes scandal after stripping down for French magazine - France24 (January 19, 2012) Sex segregation on the buses divides Israelis - The Independent (December 21, 2011) Sex is a major cause of divorce in Iran - BBC Persian (December 10, 2011) Veena Malik sues FHM India magazine over 'nude' photo - BBC (December 5, 2011) Nude Blogger Riles Egyptians of All Stripes - NY Times (November 17, 2011) Circumstance Movie Is Not the Revolutionary Portrayal of Iranian Sexual Minorities It Thinks It Is - Huffington Post (November 2, 2011) Iranian Teens Snub Regime With Halloween Revelry - Huffington Post (November 2, 2011) Iran's top cop offers to resign if boy-girl survey proves true - CNN (October 12, 2011) Iran's first sex education video?- NOW Lebanon (September 12, 2011) The road to Miss Long Beach Pageant has brought them a long way - GLB (September 8, 2011) Circumstance grazes thematic surface - Daily Trojan (August 28, 2011) How Lesbians Live in Iran - Daily Beast (August 27, 2011) Iranian Lesbians Fall Victim To 'Circumstance' - NPR (August 25, 2011) Living and Loving Underground in Iran - NY Times (August 19, 2011) Love Crimes of Kabul - Indiewire (July 11, 2011) Traffic police regulate Iran's dress code - BBC (June 11, 2011) Circumstance Review - BBC Persian (May 17, 2011) Movie tackles Iran's youth, sex and drugs - BBC (April 21, 2011) Tehran: Capital of Nose Jobs - U.Art Riza Abbasi Hossein Behzad Mahmoud Farshchian Literature Censoring an Iranian Love Story. by Shahriar Mandanipour | Lecture Iraj Mirza | Divan Erotic Literature (Iranica) Love & Sexuality in Persian Literature (DW Persian) The Ecstatic Poetry of Hafiz Persian Love Poetry Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Omar Khayyam, A Lover in Heat Rumi Love Quotes Rumi: The Book of Love: Poems of Ecstasy and Longing Saadi & Sexuality (BBC Persian) Sex, lies and lithographs: An Iranian epic for the masses (CNN) A Woman Alone--Forough Farrokhzad Hila Sedighi: I'm iranian woman (Video) Film Circumstance (2010)-Directed by Maryam Keshavarz Dog Sweat 'Aragh-e Sagi' (2010)-Directed by Hossein Keshavarz In the Bazaar of Sexes (2009)-Directed by Sudabeh Mortezai My Tehran For Sale (2009)-Directed by Granaz Moussavi The Slap - Journey by train (2008)-Short directed by Ehsan Amani Niloofar (2008)-Sabine El Gemayal | Interview Be Like Others (2008)-Documentary directed by Tanaz Eshaghian Four Wives One Man (2007)-Directed by Nahid Persson Sarvestani Persepolis (2007) - Marjane Satrapi | Interview A Dowry for Mahrou (2006)-Directed by Samira Eskandarfa Fireworks Wednesday (2006) Love Iranian - American Style (2006) One Night (2005)-Directed by Niki Karimi | Reviews When Fish Fall in Love (2005)-Directed by Ali Rafiee Zarin (2005) - Shirin Neshat | Trailer Zohre & Manochehr (2004)-Directed by Mitra Farahani 20 Fingers (2004)-Directed by Mania Akbari The Color of Love (2003)-Directed by Maryam Keshavarz Divorce Iranian Style (1998)- Directed by Kim Longinotto and Ziba Mir-Hosseini Leila (1996)-Directed by Dariush Mehrjui The May Lady (1998)-Directed by Rakhshan Bani Etemad Nargess (1992)-Directed by Rakhshan Bani Etemad More...