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Understanding US-Iran Relations
This group study is intended to foster a better understanding of US-Iran relations. The topics include: US early missionaries in Iran; US and Iran political and cultural relations during Qajar dynasty; US and Iran relation during Pahlavi dynasty that includes these eras: WWI, Reza Shah, WWII, Mohammad Reza Shah, the 1953 coup, post-coup cooperation, cold war, US military assistance etc.; Iran 1979 revolution and Islamic Republic of Iran era: Iran hostage crisis, Iran-Iraq war, Iran-contra affair, Iran’s nuclear program, Iran negotiation for nuclear deal, nuclear deal termination, recent tension between US and Iran; and current issues. Moe Bidgoli graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He was professor of computer science and information system for 35 years and became Emeritus Professor in June 2018. Moe is married and he lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan. His hobbies are reading history, playing pickleball, gardening, and traveling.
Event Type : Study Groups      
Category : Current Events, Law, Policy and Politics
Date(s) : 09/27/2021 - 10/25/2021
Day of Week : Monday
Time : 10:00AM-12:00PM
Location : Online
Instructor : Bidgoli Moe
Fee : $25.00
Event Status : COMPLETED