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Book Talk: “America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present” with Dr. John Ghazvinian (University of Pennsylvania) (virtual)

November 3, 2021 | 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm


How did the United States and Iran, two countries that once revered one other, end up in such a tumultuous relationship today? What can we learn IN 2021 from their centuries-long, linked histories? Join John Ghazvinian, Executive Director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Middle East Center and author of the book.


Join here:

Meeting ID: 959 2567 9038


This lecture will be Conducted primarily in English. Free and Open to the Public.


Sponsored by the Graduate Student association of Iranians at Duke (GSAID).


Duke University


November 3, 2021
6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
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