DR. Mehdi Azari


Personal Information

DR. Mehdi Azari

Academic Rank: Assistant Professor

Tel: 03136862172 local: 257

Email: mehdiazari@shbu.ac.ir

Educational Background


English Language and Literature, Sheikhbahaee University, Isfahan, Iran, 2003


English Language and Literature, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 2009


English Language and Literature, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 2019

Areas of Interest


Literature and Science

Literary Theory

Literary Theory in Translation Studies

Stylistics and Discourse Analysis

Journals paper

  • 1  Mehdi Azari Samani, Vajihe Yousefzade. Analysis of the Translator’s Use of Plurality to Overcome Culture Industry in Translation of Poems: The Case of Elahi’s Translation of T. S. Eliot’s Ash-Wednesday into Farsi. Sheikhbahaee University. Journal of Foreign Language Teaching and Translation Studies. V4, I 1 link
  • 2  Mehdi Azari Samani. The Negotiation of Entropies in Thomas Pynchon’s V. Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University. Journal of Applied Linguistics and Applied Literature: Dynamics and Advances. 9 link
Spring 2012
  • 3  Mehdi Azari Samani, Hassan Rezaei. The Chaotic World and the Entropic Crisis in Thomas Pynchon‟s The Crying of Lot 49. Sheikhbahaee University. Journal of Foreign Language Teaching and Translation Studies . V1, I2 link


Doctoral Dissertations

Row Title Colleagues Defense Date
Between Noise and Meaning: Thomas Pynchon Novels in Light of Information Theory
Drs. Amirali Nojoumian and Alireza Jafari (Supervisors)

Master Thesis

Row Title Colleagues Defense Date
In Search of an Identity: The Dialectic of Language in Saul Bellow’s Herzog and Thomas Pynchon’s The Crying of Lot 49
Dr. Maryam Beyad (Supervisor)