International Affairs

A Discussion on Publishing and Censorship in Iran with Author Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

About the Program

Iranian author Mahmoud Dowlatabadi talks about the struggle to publish political books in Iran (where he still lives) and the banning of his work by Iranian authorities.  During this event, hosted by Melville House, Mr. Dowlatabadi is in conversation with New York University's Nahid Mozaffari
 and Columbia University's Hamid Dabashi.   

About the Authors

Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

Mahmoud Dowlatabadi is an Iranian author and actor.  He is the author of many books, including "Kelidar," "Missing Soluch," and his latest, "The Colonel." 


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A Discussion on Publishing and Censorship in Iran with Author Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

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  • Wednesday, August 29th at 12pm (ET)
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