4 Bancroft Avenue, room 200 B
Time: Feb 8th, 12:00 pm End: Feb 8th, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: Sociology (FAS), Religion, Study of (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Humanities, Human Geography (UTSC), History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Ethics, Diaspora/Transnational, Cities and Humanities, Anthropology (UTSC), Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 400-1200, 1900-1950, 1800-1900, 1500-1800, 1200-1500, 1-400 CE
A lecture by Ervand Abrahamian; part of Iranian Studies Seminar Series
Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations proudly presents:
Ervand Abrahamian, City University of New York
“Reconsidering Mossadeq” (part of Iranian Studies Seminar Series)
Ervand Abrahamian is a historian of Middle Eastern and particularly Iranian history. An Armenian born in Iran and raised in England, he received his M.A. at Oxford University and his Ph.D. at Columbia University. He teaches at the City University of New York (CUNY) where he is Distinguished Professor of History at Baruch College and the CUNY Graduate Center. He has taught at Princeton University, New York University and Oxford University. He is currently working on a book about the 1953 Iranian coup d'état for the New Press. Abrahamian was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2010.
This event is free and open to the pubic; visit the Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations for more information or call (416) 978-3305.