Reflections on the Origins of the Iranian Revolution of 1979

Thursday, February 15, 2018

6:30 pm

Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105 Map

Sponsored by:
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies

Michael Axworthy is a Senior Lecturer in the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies and the co-director of the Centre for Persian and Iranian Studies at the University of Exeter. He discusses different explanations for, and interpretations of, the 1979 revolution, with a particular look at the significance of religion. His most recent book is Iran: What Everyone Needs to Know (2017).

*Image taken from cover of book Revolutionary Iran by Professor Axworthy

When:
Thursday, February 15, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where:
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105 Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public, no RSVP required. Event is in English. 

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading International Humanities Literary 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
650-724-0939, iranianstudies@stanford.edu