Haleh Esfandiari's story, "For women of the Arab Spring, Iranian women provide a warning and a model," is published in the Hurriyet Daily News.
Haleh is quoted in a piece at newyorker.com about women in metal bands in the Middle East.
She participated in a panel on women in Pakistan with China Radio International English. Listen here.
Guest post by Haleh Esfandiari in the Chronicle of Higher Education about Iran curtailing female education. Read here. She was also interviewed by Fronline. Read here.
Haleh Esfandiari in Canada's Le Presse on the risks of daily life in Iran. (French)
Comments in a CNN report about Iran's Ahmadinijad.
Haleh appears on the Wilson Center Dialogue program.
Haleh was interviewed by NPR station KUFM on April 12 before giving a talk for the World Affairs Council in Missoula, Montana as part of their Distinguished Speaker Lecture series. Click here.
An interview with Ms Esfandiari. Click here.
Read a story about Ms Esfandiari in El Pais. Click here.
Watch Haleh Esfandiari on Aljazeera. Click here.
An interview in the Brazilian newspaper Correio Braziliense. Read it here.
Interview on NPR with Michele Keleman. Click here.
Interview on PBS NewsHour. Watch here.
Interview in Correio Braziliaense. Read here.
Wilson Center experts Haleh Esfandiari, Robert Litwak and Michael Adler answer questions about the foiled Iran terror plot. Watch here.
Haleh on Connect with Mark Kelley. Watch here.
Haleh reviewed Arash Hejazi's book, The Gaze of the Gazelle: The Story of a Generation, in the New Republic. Read it here.
Haleh says the "tireless advocacy of their families over these two years has won my admiration," in a Philiadelphia Inquirer story about Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer's release from Iranian prison. Read the story
Haleh is interviewed about the jailed hikers in Potomac Almanac. Read here.
Haleh appeared on "Charlie Rose" on June 16 to discuss the state of Iranian opposition and Iranian politics. Watch here.
Middle East Program Director Haleh Esfandiari was interviewed for this story featured on CNN.com about the power struggle between Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. Read the article here
MEP Director Haleh Esfandiari was interviewed as a part of a BBC Outlook program about the moon and moonlight and the different ways it touches lives around the world. She discussed her experience while in Evin Prison in 2007. She also spoke at the World Affairs Council of Hilton Head, SC, a talk that was featured in a local paper, The Island Packet.
Haleh was on NPR's All Things Considered on April 29th to discuss Iran's reaction to protests spreading into Syria.
Haleh contributed to a discussion in Moment magazine about Israel's next move in a changing Middle East. She also gave the Bellwood Memorial Lecture at the University of Idaho College of Law.
Haleh discussed the US-led intervention into Libya as the featured gues on a weekly podcast called "Eye on the Middle East" on Neon Tommy, a news source sponsored by USC Annenberg's School for Communications and Journllism.
Haleh was on the PBS NewsHour.
Haleh and Carla Koppell wrote about women protesting in the Middle East.
Haleh wrote about Iran and the case of the alleged adulteress at the U.S. Institute of Peace's Iran Primer blog.
Haleh discussed her book at the Shenandoah County Library. Read about the event here.
Haleh was interviewed on 1350 KSRO News and Talk of Sonoma County about the recent release of Sarah Shourd from Tehran's Evin Prison.
Haleh wrote about "Interrupted Lives: Portraits of Student Repression in Iran," in The New York Review of Books.
Haleh wrote an opinion editorial for the Los Angeles Times.
Haleh appeared on Charlie Rose on 9/24 to discuss the current situation in Iran.
Haleh was on Fox News Special Report discussing the jailed American hikers.
Haleh was interviewed by PRI's The World and the PBS News Hour about the release of American hiker Sarah Shourd from Iran.
Haleh was interviewed on Alhurra TV. Watch here.
Haleh was interviewed in the Philadelphia Inquirer for a story about the one year anniversary of the arrest and detention in Iran of the three American hikers. Read the article here
Haleh was interviewed for the Chautauquan Daily leading up to her lecture at the Chautauqua Institution as a part of their Interfaith Lecture Series. Read the article here.
Haleh was interviewed on "One on One" with Maria Hinojosa on Boston's WGBH-TV (PBS). Watch the interview here.
Haleh interviewed on ORF/01 in Vienna Austria. (mp3 2.7 mb)
An article by Middle East Program Director Haleh Esfandiari in Foreign Policy about the June 2009 elections in Iran.
Haleh was featured in a panel discussion at the Council on Foreign Relations for the screening of the HBO documentary For Neda. Watch the video of the event here.
Haleh was interviewed on Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane to discuss the case of the 3 American hikers imprisoned in Iran's Evin Prison. Listen here.
Haleh spoke at the University of Virginia's Miller Center of Public Affairs on April 30. Watch the video here.
Read the review of My Prison, My Home in the Southland Times (NZ).
Haleh Esfandiari interviewed on Chicago Public Radio.
Haleh interviewed on Salt Lake City's KUER.
Interviewed on NPR's On Point about the Iranian poet Simin Behbahani and he problems facing Iranian academics, writers, and artists.
Iinterview in the Middle East Bulletin about the current situation in Iran.
Appeared on "Purple State of Mind" to discuss her incarceration in Iran and her memoir My Prison, My Home. Read the interview here.
Interview with Haleh on CBC radio.
Haleh in Foreign Affairs.
iIason Athanasiadis writes about Haleh Esfandiari's story on the Kipp Report.
The Gazeta do Povo (Brazil) interview with Haleh Esfandiari. (Poruguese)
Read the review in the National Post (Canada)
Haleh Esfandiari's book, My Prison, My Home was reviewed in the Irish Times and chosen as their book of the day. Read the article here.
Haleh interviewed on WNKU-FM in Greater Cincinnati about her book, My Prison, My Home, and her detainment in Iran in 2007.
Article in Cincinnati's The News Record about visit to Xavier University.
Haleh on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's The World Today
Read an interview with Haleh in the Sunday Times of London.
Read Haleh's article for the New York Review of Books about Kian Tajbakhsh, a scholar imprisoned in Iran.
Haleh interviewed about the recent events (end of 2009) in Iran on Bloomberg TV, the Australian Broadcasting Company, and the Italian daily newspapers, Il Giornale and La Repubblica (in Italian).
Haleh on WHYY's "Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane"
See Haleh interviewed on Fox News.
Read Haleh's interview with Foreign Policy.
Read Haleh's interview with Vogue.
See Haleh on the Charlie Rose Show.
Read the Inside HigherEd interview wih Haleh Esfandiari.
My Prison, My Home is DoubleX magazine's Book of the Week! Read the DoubleX interview with Haleh Esfandiari.
The Daily Beast Recommends My Prison, My Home.
"Tehran's Self-Fulfilling Paranoia," Washington Post, August 21, 2009, by Haleh Esfandiari
"Why Iran Freed Roxana Saberi," The Daily Beast, May 17, 2009, by Haleh Esfandiari
"Held in My Homeland," Washington Post, September 16, 2007, by Haleh Esfandiari
Thank you to the hosts of these past events:
NPR/Diane Rehm (click to listen)
PRI-WNYC/The Takeaway (click to listen)
Sirius XM Radio/Michaelangelo Signorile, 3:30 p.m.
Worldfocus (click to watch)
Brookings Institute / Women's Leadership Workshop
BBC News America with Matt Frei, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Sept. 10 at 7:00 p.m.
World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana
Galt House - East Tower, Carroll Ford Room
140 N. 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Indiana University Southeast 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
NPR State of Affairs, 1:00-2:00 p.m. (Click to listen)
News Channel 8 TV (Arlington VA) / "Let's Talk Live," 12:00-1:00 p.m. (click link to watch)
WEAA (Baltimore NPR) / Marc Steiner Show, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m.
World Affairs Council of Washington, D.C.
UCDC Washington Center
1608 Rhode Island Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20036
Premiere Radio Network
CSPAN BookTV (click to watch)
Sept. 22 at 3:00 p.m.
Fall for the Book Festival
George Mason University
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Sept. 24 at 12 noon
World Affairs Council of Charlotte
601 S. College St.
University of North Carolina
WFAE Radio (Charlotte NPR) / Charlotte Talks, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Sept. 30 at 5:30 p.m.
World Affairs Council of Boston
84 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-542-8995, ext. 101
October 7 at 6:00 p.m. Women's Foreign Policy Group,
Bohemian National Hall
Consulate General of the Czech Republic
321 E. 73rd St.
New York, NY
Oct. 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Johns Hopkins University
School of Advanced International Studies
Kenney Auditorium, Nitze Building
October 14, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Women's Foreign Policy Group
Home of Board Chair Residences at the Ritz Carlton
3150 South Street
Council on Foreign Relations
New York NY
World Affairs Council of Wilmington
Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
WHYY (Philadelphia NPR) / Radio Times (listen to the interview)
NPR/All Things Considered
Politics and Prose Bookstore
5015 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tavis Smiley Show/PBS
University of California (UCLA)
Lost Angeles CA
World Affairs Council
Los Angeles CA
Oct. 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley
Menlo School, Martin Hall
50 Valparaiso Avenue
Atherton, CA 94027
Oct. 28 at 1130 a.m.
Commonwealth Club of San Francisco
The Commonwealth Club, Gold Rm.
595 Market Street, 2nd Fl.
San Francisco, CA 94105
KGO Radio (SF) / Gil Gross
World Affairs Council of San Francisco
312 Sutter St.
San Francisco CA
Book Passage Bookstore
51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madre CA
World Affairs Council of San Antonio
San Antonio TX
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth TX
Buffett Center for International and Comparative Studies
633 Clark Street
Washington Friend of ISIS
Community Leadership Network
Santa Fe Radio Cafe
10:30 a.m. EST
University of Arizona
Nov. 13 at 5:30 to 7:00 p.m
Council on International Relations
Unitarian Universalist Church
107 W. Barcelona St.
Santa Fe NM
Library of Congress
African Middle Eastern Reading Room
Georgetown Senior Center
2512 Q St. NW
Panel Discussion "Women Leaders in International Relations and Peace Building"
Dodds Auditorium, Robertston Hall
Northern Virginia Community College
WAC - Monterey
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Jan. 13, 2010
The South Franklin Circle
16575 S. Franklin St.
Dialogue Series. To RSVP call (216) 791-2168
University of Toronto
James and Caroline Duff Banquet Center at Cintas Center
book available for purchase by Joseph Beth Book Sellers
World Affairs Council of Oregon
American Islam Congress
George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E St.
Village Community School
New York NY
Diplomatic and Consular Officers, Retire (DACOR)
1801 F St. NW
Charleston Foreign Affairs Forum
Reception at 5:15 p.m.
Program at 6:00 p.m.
University of Virginia
Miller Center Forum
Bruno Kreisky Forum for International Dialogue (Vienna, Austria)
Karl Kahane Lecture Series
Chautauqua Institution (Chautauqua, NY) 2PM
Interfaith Lecture Series - "Women of the Middle East"
ILEAD Summer Lecture Series
Read an article about the event
WAC Greater Reading, PA 12:00-1:30PM
Middle Eastern Legal Association of Washington
Annual Banquet (Seattle WA)
Keynote Address TBA
Borders Books (1801 K St. NW, 18th and L Streets, Washington DC)
Book talk and signing
click for more info
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at George Mason University 11:45AM-1:15PM
Boston Book Festival
Wellesley College Business Leadership Council Conference
Keynote Address TBA