My Works

Today I am a Woman
Stories of Bat Mitzvah Around the World

The Ghosts of Our Mothers: From Oral Tradition to Written Words A History and Critique of Jewish Women Writers of Iranian Heritage
Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies and Gender Issues. 18(2009): 87-124 & Introduction: 5-12.

My Iranian Sukkah
Where We Find Ourselves: Jewish Women around the World Write about Home. Ed. Miriam Ben-Joseph and Deborah Nodler Rosen. New York: SUNY, 2009. 225-34

Pilgrimage to the Tombs of Esther and Mordekhai
If Salt Has Memory: Jewish Exiled Writers from Africa, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. Ed. Jennifer Langer. Nottingham: Five Leaves, 2008. 163-178.

Conversations With my Father
The Jerusalem Post. (6 December 2007)
The Virginian Pilot (December 11, 2007)


Mehangiz Kar
Interview with Mehrangiz Kar: “Iranian human rights activists to talk about homeland at ODU.” The Virginian Pilot. 6 February 2006.

Iran on My Mind
Jewish Quarterly 204 (Winter 2006): 88

ABJAD
“abjad: a film review of The First Letter by the Iranian film producer, Abolfazl Jalili,” Boston Jewish Film Festival, November 2004

The Jewish Connection
Renewal Magazine (Spring 1995): 5-8

Iranian Women and Contemporary Memoirs
Persian Heritage 35(Fall 2004): 32-35

Wedding Song: Memoirs of an Iranian Jewish Woman
Hanover: University Press of New England, August 2003

Feathers and Hair
The Flying Camel: and Other Stories of Identity by North African and Middle Eastern Jewish Women. Ed. Loolwa Khazzoom. New York: Seal, 2004. 11-19

Leaving Iran
Jewish Women From Muslim Societies Speak. Waltham: Brandeis UP, 2002

Only Friendship
To Mend the World: Women Reflect on 9/11. Ed. Marjorie Agosin and Betty Jean Craige. New York: White Pine, 2002. 96-106

Blood Lines
Nashim: : A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies and Gender Issues. 5(Fall 2002) 174-179.

A Bride for My Father
Bridges Magazine (Spring 2000): 81-87

Two Birds on a Postcard
Turnings: Writing on Women's Transformations. Ed. Luisa Igloria and Renee Olander. Norfolk: Friends of Women’s Studies, March 2000. 37-41.

Candles in the Night
Chashm Andaz Magazine( March 1999)

The Garden Wedding
Shofar Magazine (February 1999)

A Journey to Freedom
Renewal Magazine (Summer 1998) 20-28

Iranian Jewish Women Discover the Power of Words
Jewish Women 2000: Conference Papers from HRIJW International Scholarly Exchanges 1997-1998

Will I Ever Be A Writer?
Ourselves as Students: Multicultural Voices in the Classroom. Ed. The Broad Minds Collective. Carbondale, Southern Illinois UP, 1996. 110-113

The Jewish Connection
Renewal Magazine (Spring 1995) 5-8

The Jews of Iraq
Renewal Magazine (March 1991)