Tag: Salar Abdoh
Salar Abdoh: A Hanging at the House of ArtistsFebruary 2013
The public execution of two petty thieves sends a message to Tehran's artists and intellectuals. A dispatch from the gallows.
Majed Neisi: Kumandan Qurban and the Bus to BadakhshanMarch 2012
An untold tale from the days of the Soviet invasion in Afghanistan.
Majed Neisi & Salar Abdoh: This is AfghanistanJuly 2011
|Iranian American writer, Salar Abdoh, corresponds with his friend Majed, a documentary filmmaker, in Afghanistan. Majed reports here on his travels in the Middle East.|
Necessary RoughnessNovember 2010
During 2009’s post-election protests in Tehran, one man is struck into a commitment to the cause.
Irrational WaitingNovember 2007
What does it take to drive the population of a county crazy? Apparently, just 3 liters of gas a day. Salar Abdoh navigates his way through the meaning behind Iran's fuel rationing.
Moving ViolationsJune 2007
Abdoh contemplates the codes of modesty in Iran, and finds himself caught between a New York yoga class and the Caspian Sea.