CANCELED DUE TO SNOW STORM: Shireen Tahmasb Hunter at Shabahang Cultural Society Monthly Meeting CANCELLED

Friday, March 6, 2015 ,
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
- Rosemont, PA, United States

Free Event

Poetry Session
We begin our monthly programs with recitation of poems by members (Open to poets). Please contact Dr. Javad Siah at 484-390-1627 if you wish to share a poem.

Lecture By: (presented in Persian)
By: Dr. Shireen Tahmasb Hunter

Topic: "Iran Divided : The Historical Roots of Iranian Debates on Identity , Culture and Governance in the 21rst Century"

Shireen T. Hunter is a full professor of practice at Georgetown University. From September 2007 to June 2014 she was a visiting professor. From September 2005 to August 2007 she was a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University and adjunct professor. Prior to coming to Georgetown She was Director of Islam Program at the Center for strategic and International Studies with which she had 1983 (Director of the Islam Program, 1998-2005; Senior Associate, 1993-97; and Deputy Director of the Middle East Program, 1983-92). She was Academic Fellow at Carnegie Corporation (2000-2002).


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