2019 Web Talks

Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are held on a Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. Eastern Time (1 p.m. CT; 12 noon MT; 11 a.m. PT; 7 p.m. in the UK, 8 p.m. in Western Europe).

Talks relating to the Báb and in celebration of the Bicentenary of His Birth are called out in bold type. More Web Talks will be added in the future. You can register up to a year in advance, and if the dates and/or times change, you will be notified.

Sunday Jan. 13, 2019
Shahrokh Monjazeb
“A Divine Exposition for the New Age: A Textual Analysis of The Persian Bayán

Sunday Jan. 20, 2019
Glen Cotten
“Truth, Beauty & Goodness: Three Interconnected Aims & Means of ‘True Education'”

Sunday Feb. 3, 2019
Augusto Lopez-Claros and Bahiyyih Nakhjavani
“Equality of Women = Prosperity for All”

Saturday Mar. 16, 2019, 9:00 pm Eastern Time 
Peter Smith
“Recruitment and Organization in the Bábí and early Baha’i Movements: A Resource Mobilization Perspective”

Sunday, Apr. 7, 2019
JoAnn Borovicka
“Parallels in the Lives and Ministries of Tahirih and Paul”

Sunday, May 5, 2019
Siyamak Zabihi-Moghaddam
“Shaykh Tabarsi: A Turning Point in the Bábí Faith”

Sunday Jun. 2, 2019
Baharieh Maani Rohani

“Women of Consequence in the Life of the Bab”

Sunday Jul. 7, 2019
Todd Lawson
“The Báb’s Artistry in His Commentary on the Súrih of Joseph”

Sunday, Jun. 9, 2019
Anthony Vance

“Louis Gregory, the Oneness of Humankind, and Highlights in the Development of the African American Lawyer”

Sunday Jul. 21, 2019
Todd Lawson

“Blessed Beauty in Islam, Joseph as Divine Manifestation (Understanding the Báb’s Audience)”

Sunday Sep. 8, 2019
Anne Pearson

“Sacred Cows, Krishna, and the Bahá’í Faith: Decoding Hinduism”

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