Marina Nemat

Marina Nemat
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Arrested at age sixteen in Ayatollah Khomeini’s Iran, Marina Nemat was imprisoned in Teheran’s notorious Evin prison for two years. She emigrated to Canada in 1991 and lives with her husband and two sons near Toronto. Piece by Piece: Stories About Fitting Into Canada is her latest book.

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