max_400_400_amir-soltani Amir Soltani

Amir is an Iranian-American writer, journalist and human rights activist who has worked in business, media, nonprofits and philanthropy. is graphic novel, Zahra’s Paradise, has become a global multi-media phenomenon. The story of a mother and blogger’s search for Mehdi, a student who has vanished in the aftermath of Iran’s presidential elections, Zahra’s Paradise has made publishing history as a real-time online graphic novel that appears in fifteen languages. It has been covered by dozens of news outlets including the Economist, the New York Times, Der Spiegel, BBC, Jakarta Times and others.

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