Friday, 17 July 2009

Friday in Tehran

Updates on events today from The Guardian, The New York TimesNico Pitney, Tehran Bureau, PedestrianAzarmehr, Juan Cole, and Raye Man Kojast.


Above: Green 6, by Parastou Forouhar, from RED is my name, GREEN is my name, a set of digital drawings, 2008. This is one of a series of artworks, the subject of which is the murder of the artist’s parents, Dariush and Parwaneh Forouhar, Iranian opposition politicians, in 1998.

More on the murders from the archive of The New York Times. Found via Belog, a blog on contemporary Iranian culture.

Image copyright © Parastou Forouhar.

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