FORA.tv Speaker - Nahid Mozaffari
Dr. Nahid Mozaffari has taught a variety of courses on the history, culture, politics and literature of the Middle East and North Africa at various universities in the United States and Europe, including the New School for Social Research and Cabot University in Rome. Her teaching experience includes seminars on women and gender in the Middle East, and histories of Muslim immigration in Europe. Dr. Mozaffari is a consultant at PEN and other non-governmental organizations, focusing on the defense of writersâ€™ and publishersâ€™ rights and on making Middle Eastern literature more accessible to the general reading public in the United States and Europe. For the last 15 years, she has directed a large project for PEN â€“ to study the current state of writers and literature in Iran and to select, translate and edit anthologies, novels, collections of short stories and poetry for publication in English.
09.18.07 | 01:36:59 min
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