Iran: Silenced, Expelled & Imprisoned

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Iran: Silenced, Expelled & Imprisoned

A panel discussion about the ongoing imprisonment and persecution of students and scholars in Iran. Panelists include:

•Mehdi Arabshahi, exiled Iranian student activist; pursuing his M.A. at the University of Albany 
•Hamid Dabashi, Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University
•Hadi Ghaemi, Executive Director, International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran
•Mahboubeh Abbasgholizadeh, Institute for Women's Leadership, Scholar Rescue Fund Fellow, Rutgers University

Moderator: Gissou Nia, Executive Director, Iran Human Rights Documentation Center

The event is free and open to the public. Registration is recommended. Please RSVP to [email protected]


Event time: 6:00 p.m.

Center for Public Scholarship, New School University
55 West 11th Street Wollman Hall, Fifth Floor
NY, NY 10011
United States