By Marina Nemat
Marina Nemat’s bestselling Prisoner of Tehran chronicled her arrest, torture, and two-year imprisonment within the infamous Evin criminal as in Nineteen Eighties innovative Iran. In her new ebook, Nemat presents a riveting account of her get away from Iran and her trip to Canada, through Hungary, along with her husband and little one son in 1991.
Settling right into a new existence as immigrants, she and her husband locate jobs, elevate their young ones, and doubtless adapt. yet inwardly, Nemat is suffering. Haunted through survivor’s guilt, she feels forced to talk out approximately what occurred to her in legal. Her account turns into a bestselling booklet; and back her existence is modified. a narrative of braveness and restoration, After Tehran chronicles Nemat’s disagreement together with her prior, how she re-engages along with her far-off father, and the way finally she emerges from the emotional ravages of posttraumatic rigidity.
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