Book Launch: A Tale of Two Nazanins by Nazanin Afshin-Jam

Monday, June 4, 2012 - 22:00

The launch for Nazanin Afshin-Jam's book, The Tale of Two Nazanins. More about the author and her book: 

In 2006, Nazanin Afshin-Jam won runner-up at Miss World, signed her first record deal and was a sought-after fashion model. Thousands of miles away in Tehran, a 17-year-old Kurdish-Iranian named Nazanin Fatehi was preparing to be executed for stabbing a man who had tried to rape her. Nazanin Afshin-Jam came to Nazanin Fatehi’s defense, attempting to force Iran to reopen her case and stay the execution. Nazanin Afshin-Jam is an international human rights and democracy activist and the co-founder and president of the Stop Child Executions organization. She serves as a director on the board of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation.

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