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My Works

Today I am a Woman

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: 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)