Iran Events


China and the Persian Gulf

July 12, 2010 // 8:30am1:00pm
Middle East Program
How is China's growing influence affecting its relations with nations in the Persian Gulf? On July 12, 2010, the Middle East Program, the Asia Program, and the Kissinger Institute for China and the United States hosted a conference to consider China's role in the region, changing views from within the Gulf on China's presence, and what this expanded presence means for the United States. Watch the entire conference and read the event summary here!

Iran: The Year of Reckoning

June 04, 2010 // 8:30am12:45pm
Middle East Program
Nicholas Burns, Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, Harvard Kennedy School and Former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs; Michael Postl, Former Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to Iran; Shaul Bakhash, Chair and Commentator, Clarence J. Robinson Professor of History, George Mason University; Farideh Farhi, Independent Scholar and Affiliate Graduate Faculty, Political Science, University of Hawai'i at Manoa; Suzanne Maloney, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution; Kaveh Ehsani, Chair and Commentator, Assistant Professor, International Studies, DePaul University

You Are the Media: How Iranians "Democratized" the Media

May 14, 2010 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Iran Davar Ardalan, Civic Journalist, Formerly of NPR News

Gender and Economic Isolation in an Era of Globalization

April 22, 2010 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Jennifer Olmsted, Associate Professor of Economics, Drew University

Analyzing the Political Elite of the Islamic Republic of Iran

March 18, 2010 // 10:00am11:15am
Middle East Program
Mehrzad Boroujerdi, Associate Professor, Political Science,Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University; Daniel Brumberg, Author of Reinventing Khomeini: The Struggle for Reform in Iran

Europe and Iran's Nuclear Ambitions: Challenges and Prospects

March 09, 2010 // 1:00pm3:00pm
Global Europe Program
Klaus Scharioth, Ambassador, Federal Republic of Germany, Shahram Chubin, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, Bernard Hourcade, Senior Research Fellow, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris

Book Talk: 44 Days: Iran and the Remaking of the World

January 29, 2010 // 2:00pm3:00pm
Middle East Program
David BurnettPhotojournalist

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions in Perspective

January 08, 2010 // 11:00am12:15pm
Middle East Program
Shahram Chubin, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center andNon-resident Senior Associate, Carnegie Nuclear Policy Program

Negotiating With Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History

December 02, 2009 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
John Limbert, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Prisons and Protests: Covering Iran After the Election

November 30, 2009 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Middle East Program
Iason Athanasiadis, Freelance journalist; Barbara Slavin, Assistant Managing Editor, World and National Security, The Washington Times; Jon Sawyer, Executive Director, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting