Finding Freedom and Liberation

An Evening with
Jacqueline Saper
Author of From Miniskirt to Hijab: A Girl in Revolutionary Iran

A Pre-Purim Lecture

Jacqueline Saper, named after Jacqueline Kennedy, was born in Tehran to a Mizrachi Iranian father and an Ashkenazi British mother. She witnessed the civil unrest of the 1979 Iranian Revolution. She lived in the Islamic Republic for eight years, maturing from a teenager to a mother during its most volatile times, including the Iran-Iraq war.

Finding Freedom and Liberation

Iran Today: The Heroic Fight for Self-Determination

March 11
7:30 pm

The Academy – Center for Jewish Life

$12.00 advance reservations
$15.00 at door

Book sale and Signing after the Lecture

Lecture Sponsored In Part By a Grant From Mount Sinai Memorial Parks and Mortuaries


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