89. IRAN, ISLAM AND DEMOCRACY: THE POLITICS OF MANAGING CHANGE

IPGL Tent, Sat 29th June 15:00 - 16:00 (60 mins)

Generously supported by
KEITH & KATRINA CRAIG

The surprise election of Hasan Rouhani in 2013 has refocused attention on the dynamics between Islam and democracy in Iran after the hiatus of the Ahmadinejad presidency. The brilliant Professor Ali Ansari will give a compelling account of the politics of reform and shine a clear light on the pressures and pitfalls Iran faces in politics and international relations.