Rescheduled from February 4th to June 3rd...
Wednesday, June 3rd at 7:00 PM at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum will be a free public talk (all are welcome & encouraged to attend). This months First Wednesdays topic-The Shia-Sunni Divide in Islam.
Former Iranian Ambassador to the UN Mansour Farhang examines the origin and contemporary revival of this 1300-year-long divide and explores how contemporary challenges facing states and societies in the Middle East exacerbate the animosity.
Underwriter: Vermont Council on World Affairs
More info visit: http://www.stjathenaeum.org/events.htm