Pouya Morshedi

PhD Student

Research Interests

Sociology of Home and Cinema, Revolutions and Socio-Cultural Changes, Sociology of Cinema, Sociology of Tourism, Iranian Diaspora, Iranian Contemporary History, Social Theories

Contact Information

Email: pmorshedi@mun.ca 

Social Media

LinkedIn URL: www.linkedin.com/in/pouyamorshedi

Twitter URL: https://twitter.com/pouyamor

Areas of Expertise

Sociology of Space and Place, Sociology of Culture, Qualitative Methods, Sociology of Home

Research Highlights
Published Paper:

Soltani.A & Morshedi.P. (2017). Discourse Interaction and Discourse Confrontation; Discourse-Semiotic Approach to The Deers. Quarterly Journal of Iranian Association for Cultural Studies & Communication. 48, 173-197.


Morshedi, P. (2021). A Place for Contention: The Representation of The Places of Contention in Iranian Cinema During the Reform Era (1997-2005). The Annual Meeting of The Society for The Study of Symbolic Interaction.

Morshedi, P. (2021). Places of Contention in a Cinematic Context: A Content Analysis of Iranian Movies from 1997-2007. The 37th Qualitative Analysis Conference, Brescia University, Canada.

Morshedi, P. & Mohammadi, F.  (2020). From Urban Structural Change to Urban Social Change: A Case Study of Doroud. Urban Social Change Zoom Session (Canadian Sociological Association), Canada. 

Morshedi, P. & Abdollahyan. H. (2019). A Study on Human Communications in Boushehri Homes, Ethnography of the Role of Architectural Place in Human Communication. Folklore Studies Association of Canada Conference, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

Morshedi, P. (2019). The Study of Change in the Concept of ‘Home’ in Iranian Immigrants’ Songs After the 1979 Revolution. The 36th Qualitative Analysis Conference, Fredericton, Canada.

Morshedi, P. (2019). The Concept of Home in Iranian Immigrants’ Songs (Poster Presented). The 21st National Metropolis Conference, Halifax, Canada.

Morshedi, P. & Keshavarzian, H. (2014). Society of the spectacle and social networks: A Case Study of Instagram Users. The First National Conference of Community and Cyberspace, Tehran, Iran.

Committee Work

Co-organizer, 38th Qualitative Analysis Conference 2022, St. John’s, NL, Canada.

Member of Antiracism, Diversity and Representation committee, Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI).

Event Director, MUN Graduate Society of Sociology.