My Life as a Traitor - An Iranian Memoir

Author(s): Zarah Ghahramani; Robert Hillman Sr. (As told to)

Biography, Memoir & Autobiography

At the age of twenty, Zarah Ghahramani was swept off the streets of Tehran and taken to the notorious Evin prison, where criminals and political dissidents were held side by side in conditions of legendary brutality. In this richly textured memoir, she tells the terrifying, inspiring story of her time in prison. My Life as a Traitor celebrates a triumph of the individual over the state and is an affecting addition to the literature of struggle and dissent.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780374531645
  • : Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • : Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • : January 2009
  • : .58 Inches X 5.5 Inches X 8.5 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Zarah Ghahramani; Robert Hillman Sr. (As told to)
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 256