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Results: 1 - 8 of 8
  • Start 13 Dec 2018
    End 14 Dec 2018
    The Iranian Revolution as a World Event

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    Marking the 40th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution of 1978-79, the Amsterdam Initiative for Iranian Studies (AIIS) organises this conference to stimulate research on its causes, dynamics and global ramifications.

  • 17 May 2018
    Iran’s Two and Half Revolutions: Tragedies but No Farce?

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    The Sadighi 9th Annual Lecture (Sadighi Research Fund), will be delivered by professor Abbas Amanat, of Yale University.

  • 15 May 2018
    Islam and Religious Reform

    17:00 - 19:30 | Lecture

    In this lecture, followed by Q&A, Dr. Soroush Dabagh (University of Toronto) will discuss religion' as a socially constructed concept. This means that there are different accounts of religion and religiosity in practice.

  • 15 Dec 2017
    Iran's Culture Wars and Dual Society Syndrome

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Prince Dr Sabbar Farman - Farmaian Research Project, in collaboration with The Amsterdam Initiative for Iranian Studies (AIIS) and the International Institute of Social History (IISG), is hosting the second annual ...

  • 3 Jun 2016
    The Iran Nuclear Deal: Progress, Pitfalls, and Prospects

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Nearly a year has passed since the Islamic Republic of Iran and the P5+1 countries (the US, UK, France, Germany, Russia, and China) reached their landmark diplomatic agreement in Vienna. Under the terms of the deal, ...

  • 25 Feb 2016
    Elections and Social Movements in Iran

    17:00 - 18:30 | Lecture

    As the elections for Iran's parliament and Assembly of Experts on 26 February draw closer, many new and old questions are raised.

  • 12 Nov 2015
    Decoding the Iran Nuclear Deal: Understanding Iran's Domestic Politics

    14:00 - 16:00 | Debate

    After twelve years of political conflicts, economic sanctions and intense diplomacy, Iran and six world powers signed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on 14 July 2015. Much can be said about what this might ...

  • 6 Nov 2015
    Iran After the Nuclear Deal: Domestic and International Prospects

    17:00 - 19:00 | Debate

    This meeting is organised by the Amsterdam Initiative for Iranian Studies (AIIS), recently formed as part of ACMES, which brings together scholars and students at academic institutions in Amsterdam (UvA, VU, ...