Iran Conferences and Workshops

Iran’s 1979 Revolution: 40 Years Onward 

Thursday, February 7th from 5pm-7pm | Luce Auditorium

Iran: The Last Radical Revolution
Asef Bayat, Catherine and Bruce Bastian Professor of Global and Transnational
Studies at the Department of Sociology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
After 40 Turbulent Years, What’s Next Between the US and Iran?
Robin Wright, Contributing Writer: The New Yorker; Distinguished Scholar:
Woodrow Wilson Center; Senior fellow: U.S. Institute of Peace (joint)
Islamic Governance in Theory and Practice
Mohsen Kadivar, Mujtahed and Research Professor in Religious Studies, Duke University
A Society in Turmoil: The Cultural Implications of 1979
Nahid Siamdoust, Ehsan Yarshater Postdoctoral Associate in Iranian Studies, Yale University
Moderator and Discussant:
Abbas Amanat, William Graham Sumner Professor of History
Director, Yale Program in Iranian Studies
Co-Sponsored by the Poynter Fellowship Program in Journalism


The Caspian in the History of Early Modern and Modern Eurasia

March 29-31, 2019 
Friday: Sessions in Luce Hall | Rm 203 | 1:00 - 6:00
Dinner after panels in Rosenkranz Hall, Room 241, at 6:00
Saturday: Sessions in Luce Hall | Rm 203 | 10:00 - 4:30
Sunday: Sessions in Luce Hall | Rm 203 | 9:00 - 1:00