2-17-12: Speaking in Baltimore about Reading Lolita in Tehran

February 17, 2012 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

Azar Nafisi. Photo: Tom Slocum.

On Tuesday, the author of Reading Lolita in Tehran will address the Baltimore Speakers Series presented by Stevenson University.

Azar Nafisi has been a visiting professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington since she came to the U.S. 15 years ago.  She’s also director of Cultural Conversations at the Foreign Policy Institute.

Today, she tells Sheilah about what America and Iran can learn from each other’s cultures.

[audio http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wypr/local-wypr-1004147.mp3]

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