37. MODERN IRAN: REVOLUTIONS, REPUBLIC AND WAR

Hiscox Tent, Wed 27th June 18:30 - 19:30 (60 mins)

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Iran remains an enigma to most of us in the West: once Persia, a land rich in culture, exoticism and history, but more recently a country embroiled in wars and an Islamic revolution. In this talk, Ali Ansari, Professor of Iranian History at the University of St Andrews, will explain why modern Iran has evolved in the way it has.