Course Detail: O_IRAN2 - In-Person - 200 Years of Iranian History from Qajar to Islamic Republic

This class offers a glimpse of modern Iran's history from Qajar to Pahlavi to the Islamic revolution. After a quick review of about 200 years of Iran's history with a concentration on the Pahlavi dynasty and the Islamic Republic, we will explore the role of universities, bazaar, and labor in the toppling of the Shah's regime, foreign influence in Iranian politics, the current Iran situation, and hope for the future. Course format will include in-person lectures, discussion, and film.

Course Pre-requisites
(required) OLLI Membership 2024-2025

 Session Information: OPSUM24_IP_WS_IRAN2 (SOLD OUT! Waitlist available)

Schedule: Every week on Friday, starting on 07/12/24 and ending on 07/19/24
Only 28 days left to register!
Times: 09:30am-11:30am EDT
OLLI Workshop Long $30 : $30.00

Instructors

Name Additional Resources
Nasser Rohani
Parivash Rohani

Facility Detail

Wishcamper Center
44 Bedford St.
Portland, ME 04101