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Iranian Identity and Modern Nation-State Formation: The Historians' Debate

Lecture by Afshin Matin-Asghari, California State University, Los Angeles

Wednesday, January 14, 2009
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bunche Hall 10383
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Afshin Matin-Asgari is Associate Professor of History and Religious Studies at California State University, Los Angeles.  His areas of specialization include 20th-century Middle East, modern Iran, and modern Islamic political and intellectual movements. He has published articles in Iranian Studies, Critique, South Asia Bulletin and other academic journals. His book, Iranian Student Opposition to the Shah, was published late fall 2001. 


This lecture is part of the Center's Bilingual Lecture Series on Iran.


Cost : Free

PeterSzanton, Center for Near Eastern Studies
(310) 825-1455

Sponsor(s): Center for Near Eastern Studies

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