“Pursuit of Authority in Post-19th Century Iraq”
Prof Ahmad Shekarchi from Shahid Behesti University, Tehran.
Discussant: Zach Winters
Time: Tuesday May 26, 12noon-1.30pm
Location: Franke Institute for the Humanities (1st floor, inside the Regenstein Library building, 1100 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637)
In our last event of the year, the Shiʿi Studies Group is happy to welcome Prof Shekarchi from the sociology department of Shahid Behesti University, Tehran. This is a rare opportunity to interact with an Iranian scholar working on twentieth century and contemporary Iraq.
Professor Shekarchi will be around in Chicago from May 22nd, and would be very happy to meet with local students and faculty. If you are interested in making contact with Prof Shekarchi, please send an email to email@example.com.
This talk is given in conjunction with this year’s Shiʿi Studies symposium on Authority in Shiʿi Islam. It is organized by the Shiʿi Studies group, sponsored by the MEHAT workshop, the Islamic Studies workshop, the Franke Institute for the Humanities, workshop and the Persian circle.
This event is free and open to the public.
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