Pardaad Chamsaz

Pardaad Chamsaz British Library
Position
Curator, Germanic Collections
Specialism
Modern and Contemporary German and Austrian Literature
Department
Collections

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

Publications

‘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).  

Subjects

Germanic studies

Resources for the study of Germanic countries, past and present