Professor Abbas Milani, director of Iranian studies at Stanford University, will be the guest speaker at the kickoff event of the Peninsula chapter of the World Affairs Council on Sunday, Sept. 26, at 75 Tuscaloosa Ave in Atherton.
Check-in will be at 2:30 p.m. The 3 p.m. program will be followed by a 4:30 p.m. reception.
Professor Milani's topic will be "Iran and its near and far neighbors." An Iranian-American, he is co-director of the Iran Democracy Project at Stanford.
Reservations are requested by Thursday, Sept. 23. Call 415-293-4600. Cost is $10 for council members, $5 for students, and $15 for non-members.