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WOA Open Mic-Featured Guest-Azin Sametipour- May 20th, 2017
May 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come Join Sacramento Area Writers at the Sacramento Poetry Center. There will be an open mic in addition to a reading by Azin Sametipour.
Azin Sametipour is a child of the Iranian revolution and its aftermath, born in Tehran before moving to the United States eighteen years later. She earned her bachelors degree in education from Cambridge College and began pursuing her life long dream of becoming a writer. People, especially women and their changing relationship with society, each other and history fascinate her and provide the inspiration to her work. Her debut novel, Tehran Moonlight, set in contemporary Iran, was awarded a starred review by Publishers Weekly and Best in the House by Authors in the House@ Grubstreet/Muse 2015 Boston. She currently lives in Northern California with her family.
Learn more at: www.azinsametipour.com
@ Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/21402543-tehran-moonlight