Jasmin Darznik discusses Song of a Captive Bird - Thursday, May 10, 7pm

Jasmin Darznik

reads from her novel
Song of a Captive Bird

This novel is about the life of the Iranian writer Forugh Farrokhzad who broke patriarchal expectations and defied societal norms to to create trailblazing, truthful poetry. Mining Forugh's verse, letters, film, and interviews, Author Jasmin Darznik captures the too short life and spirit of a brave, rebellious woman whose art continues to inspire people around the world.