Juan Cole


Juan Cole, the Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan, is the author, most recently, of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: A New Translation From the Persian.

Aiding Iran’s Students Aiding Iran’s Students

The Iranian student demonstrations that began on June 10 initially protested plans to privatize Teheran University and to raise tuition. They quickly became a forum for critici...

Jun 26, 2003 / Editorial / Juan Cole

Taking Aim at Iran Taking Aim at Iran

Right-wingers in Washington have begun preparing the ground for US action, perhaps even war, against Iran.

Jun 5, 2003 / Editorial / Juan Cole