Samira Ghanbarnejad contributes as a Work Study Student for the Women Poets Iranica project. She is a master’s student at the Department of Linguistics at the University of Toronto, pursuing her research interest in the syntax of Iranian languages. Currently, she is working on ergativity in Middle Persian. She completed her first master’s degree in ancient Iranian languages and cultures in Iran. For her first master’s thesis, she conducted research on the discourse analysis of Gathic Avestan. She also has a BA in Music and is a Kanun player.
The Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations