Erika Meitner

No X-Ray Vision: Despite its centrality to the plight of Iranian women, Nazarian never looks below the chador or its images in this book.

Just Passing Through

Angella Nazarian’s visually stunning book — part memoir, part travelogue — combines short essay-vignettes and poems with photos and artwork. It acquaints readers both with her creative impulses and with one woman’s experience in the Jewish-Iranian émigré community in Los Angeles.