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Friday, March 2, 2012
Maestro Mohammad Reza Shajarian

“Vocal Chanting in
Persian Music"

(Lecture In Farsi)

Thursday, October 6, 2011
“Egypt: The Story Behind the Revolution”
 Documentary film by Khaled Sayed followed by Q & A discussion

October 28, 2010
Dr. Mohammad H. Qayoumi:
"Afghanistan: Current Challenges and Future Opportunities" s

Thursday, March 10, 2010
Dr. Maziar Behrooz:“Iran’s 2009 Contested Presidential Election and the Rise of the Green Movement.”

Friday, November 6, 2009
Dr. Juan Cole: "Can the Obama Administration Avoid War with Iran?"

Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Mehri Yazdani: "Persia a Jurney Through Arts"

March 10, 2009
Dr. Bahman Fozouni: "US-Iran Relations in Historical Perspective"
VideoStream of the Lecture 
(RealPlayer Needed)

February 27, 2009
Dr. Manzar Foroohar: “Zionism and Peace:  Compatible or Contradictory Ideas”

February 26, 2009
Dr. Manzar Foroohar, “Occupation of Palestine: 
The Obstacle to Peace.”

April 18, 2008 
Ramin Jahanbegloo, How to be an Iranian Today (Emroozeh Chegooneh Mitavan Irani Bood?

April 17, 2008 
Ramin Jahanbegloo, "The Changing Concept of the 'intellectual' in Iran Today."

September 17, 2007
Dr. Hamid Shirvani, "The Challenge of Higher Education in the US."

November 5, 2006
Conversation with Reza Badiyi

April 14. 2006,
Mehrangiz Kar, "
Human Rights and Democracy in Iran"
Mehrangiz Kar's biography

March 23, 2006
Dr. Mansour Farhang,
 "Behavioral Impediments to the Development of Democracy in the Middle East"

October 27, 2005
Alireza Shomali "Theocracy vs, Democracy"

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