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Childhood Stories

Granny’s house, the old and untouched neighborhood, always buzzing and full of life, the block’s blind cat… these are all I remember from my childhood. On the brink of turning …

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My Brother: A Veteran

My brother, Mehrdad belongs to the generation of young Iranian men who volunteered to go to Iran-Iraq war during 1980-1988. He is now in his forties, nineteen years older than …

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Artsy Gals

This series was made during my last two years of undergraduate studies (2004-2005) in Azad Art School in Tehran. Female students make up the majority of art students in Iran …