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Qeseye Qatle Ketab (Persian)
Many books in Iran don't get printing authorization. Even Sa'di's "Golestan"?
Har Ayb keh Hast dar Mosalmani Mast (Persian)
A reply to an opponent of free speech.
Freest No More?
New U.S. law limits Internet free speech -- or tries to.
Iran's Power Structure
One view of who rules Iran and how.
Dr. Hooshang Amirahmadi
Ma'roufi dar Dadgah (Persian)
One of Iran's prominent writers fights sentence.
Where the Sky was Once Blue (Persian & English)
A 13-year-old Tehrani's wish for an earth with clear skies.
From Mount Alborz to the Golden Gate (Persian)
Iranian New Years Tradition.
Mani Ardalan Farhadi
Ashpazbashi (The Soup Guy)
Seinfeld and David Letterman bring fame to Iranian soupmaker.
Taghziyeh Raygan: Mimas or Danish?
Remembering free snacks in Iranian schools and its relation to stock trading.
An American tourist reflects on Iranian hospitality and Iran-U.S. relations.
A Mashhadi lends warm clothes to an Australian tourist.
Visiting the VOA
Behind-the-microphone look at the Voice of America's Persian section.
"Most Popular" Iranians
Iranians online vote for their favorite characters in history.
dAyi Hamid gets serious. He wants you to cut meat from your diet.
"Gulf War" II
Debating the media's deletion of "Persian" from the "Persian Gulf".
Today, more twists and turns take place by the doorway than in bed.
Bebakhshid, shoma Irani hastid...? (Persian)
A beard says you're a Hezbollahi. A tie says you're a Taghouti...
Chatting with a 14-year old Iranian in New Jersey.
Identity Crisis: Who Am I?
Dad blares Iranian music at the presence of an American friend...
Bahar M. Jaberi
Why Iranian? Because.
Proud of being Iranian despite foreigners' false image of you.
Don't forget home
Other people are great. But we too have wonderful things to offer.
Winter of 1956: Majlis Elections (Persian)
Headlines and news from a typical example of "free and fair" elections.
From Moscovic to Marilyn Monroe (Persian)
Silly and serious Iranian newspaper ads in the 1950's.
Dokhtar khanom! Movazeb bashid! (Persian)
Iranian female courtship rules circa 1954. Outrageous!
- Alive and Kicking
20 paintings from 20 Iranian women. Amazing stuff.
- Iranian Film Festival in New York (April 26 - May 23)
All the information you need on each film and show times.
- The White Balloon (Persian)
A realistic look at today's Iran.
- High hopes for Iranian short films festival
- First Friendship:
On First Friendship with a Chinese
- Khasteh-ye Khak (Persian)
A new poem from reformist thinker, Dr. Abdolkarim Soroush.
"It is beyond your imagination what I have left behind..."
- The Talker
He keeps talking, and talking, and talking...
Mona Van Duyan
- Gol-e Aftabgardan (Persian)
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Your Guide to the Iranian Market.
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Bridging East and West with books of Persian literature and culture in English.
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For all your foreign exchange needs.
2500 Years in the making.
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