The Candle That Lit the Flame: Amnesty International and the Origins of the Iranian Revolution

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

6:30 pm

Building 420, room 040 Map

Sponsored by:
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies

Roham Alvandi is associate professor of international history and Director of the Cold War Studies Project at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He explores the role of the "human rights revolution" of the 1970s and the origins of the 1979 Iranian Revolution. He is the author of Nixon, Kissinger, and teh Shah: The United States and Iran in the Cold War.

When:
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where:
Building 420, room 040 Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public, no RSVP required. 

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading International Humanities Literary 

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