Azar Nafisi on New Media and Social Networking in Iran

Azar Nafisi gave the keynote address at a forum on new media and social networking in Iran. She talked about her experience as a woman… read more

Azar Nafisi gave the keynote address at a forum on new media and social networking in Iran. She talked about her experience as a woman writer in Iran, the history of the country, and what a totalitarian society does to control and manipulate its people. She argued that the change movement in Iran is not just about a change in regimes but a change in mindsets. Following her remarks she responded to audience members questions.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Aday, Sean Director George Washington University->Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communications
  • Hirschberg, Jeffrey Member (Former) Broadcasting Board of Governors
  • Nafisi, Azar Executive Director Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->Cultural Conversations
  • Sesno, Frank Professor George Washington University->School of Media and Public Affairs
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Azar Nafisi on New Media and Social Networking in Iran

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Program ID:
292935-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 12, 2010
Last Aired:
Apr 19, 2010

Airing Details

  • Apr 12, 2010 | 9:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 2010 | 5:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 2010 | 8:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 2010 | 12:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2010 | 3:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 19, 2010 | 2:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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