Noor Cultural Centre

York-Noor Lecture | Nonviolence in Iran

Dec 18th 2013


Nonviolence in Iran
by Professor Ramin Jahanbegloo

Please note: The previously-scheduled lecture by Dr Payam Akhavan has been postponed due to an unavoidable conflict.

Date: Thursday Jan 16, 2014
Time: 6 pm
Location: Auditorium, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission: Free

Ramin Jahanbegloo (PhD) is an Associate Professor of Political Science and the Noor Chair in Islamic Studies at York University. In October 2009, he was named the winner of the Peace Prize from the United Nations Association in Spain for his extensive academic works in promoting dialogue between cultures and his advocacy for non-violence.  He is the author of numerous articles and over 25 books, including most recently Democracy in Iran (Palgrave Pivot, 2013).

This is part of the York-Noor Lecture Series 2013-2014