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Book Talk: With Open Eyes

October 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

SPEAKER: ZAKARIA HASHEMI
EVENT SPONSOR: HAMID AND CHRISTINA MOGHADAM PROGRAM IN IRANIAN STUDIES

Zakaria Hashemi is an acclaimed director, novelist, documentary filmmaker for television, and the lead actor in Ebrahim Golestan’s “Brick and Mirror.” He discusses his book With Open Eyes(2004), a memoir-like novel describing his experiences as a filmmaker intimately involved in the Iran-Iraq war. Hashemi was discovered by Farough Farrokzad and introduced to Mr. Golestan; their collaboration has continued for the last half century.

Event is in Farsi.

Details

Date:
October 11
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://iranian-studies.stanford.edu/events/book-talk-open-eyes