Forty years ago, the Islamic Republic was taking shape in Iran. The outcome of this process was far more than a regime change: it upended Iran’s social order. The country’s new rulers prided themselves on their provincial non-elite background, and they have been pursuing nativist populist policies ever since.
CANCELED: The Iranian Revolution: A Precursor to Worldwide Populism?
Mon, Mar 30, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: Jones Hall (202)
Audience: Free and open to the public