Farideh Dayanim Goldin

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)

Will I Ever Be A Writer? (Anita Clair Fellman editor)

Pilgrimage to the Tombs of Esther and Mordekhai (Jennifer Langer, editor)

Two Birds On a Postcard (Luisa Igloria & Renee Olaander, eds)

Only Friendship (Marjorie Agosin & Betty Jean Craige, editors)

Leaving Iran (Susan M. Kahn, ed.)

Feathers and Hair (Loolwa Khazzoom, ed)

Iranian Jewish Women Discover the Power of Words (Helen Epstein, ed)

Blood Lines (Deborah Greniman, ed)

A Bride For My Father (Clare Kinberg, ed)