- Curator, Germanic Collections
- Modern and Contemporary German and Austrian Literature
Pardaad is a curator of Germanic Collections, including both German-language and Scandinavian material. His current research project is on the author Stefan Zweig’s collection of autograph manuscripts donated to the British Library in 1986. Pardaad curated the 2017 Treasures Gallery display Stefan Zweig: The Magic of Manuscripts.
‘Spectres of Balzac: Stefan Zweig’s Collection of Manuscripts and his Rewriting of the Unfinished Balzac’, in MHRA Working Papers in the Humanities, 11 (2017), pp. 39–49.
‘Stefan Zweig: A Prince among Collectors of Autograph Manuscripts’, in The British Library Stefan Zweig Collection: Catalogue of the Literary and Historical Manuscripts (London: British Library, 2017).