Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran

In the ‘New Texts Out Now’ (NEWTON) interview, Shahram Khosravi explains how the book is an attempt to explore the paradoxes in Iranians’ everyday lives.

– On the one hand, there are the multiple precarities: a sense of disconnectedness, imaging a futureless tomorrow, home(land)lessness, intense individualism, and growth of incivilities. On the other hand, there is hope, performed in the repetition and replication of political engagement, he says in the interview.

Read the full interview (Jadaliyya, 2018-05-11).

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