Women's Rights in Iran: A Conversation Between Two Generations of Iranian Writers and Activists

Women's Rights in Iran: A Conversation Between Two Generations of Iranian Writers and Activists

Resource Type
Event Recording
Publication Year
2018
Language
English (US)

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The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security (GIWPS) and the Women's Learning Partnership hosted the program "Women's Rights in Iran" on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

The program featured a conversation between two generations of Iranian writers and activists: 

  • Azar Nafisi - Bestselling author of "Reading Lolita in Tehran" and 2018-19 Georgetown Centennial Fellow
  • Masih Alinejad - World-renowned campaigner for women's rights in Iran and author of "The Wind in My Hair"

With remarks from:

  • Margaret Brennan - Moderator of CBS News' "Face the Nation" and Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent
  • Nazanin Boniadi - Actress and activist
  • Karim Sadjadpour - Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Afshin Molavi - Senior Fellow, Johns Hopkins SAIS Foreign Policy Institute