Voices of Vigilance

Writer Roya Hakakian

The Holocaust Genocide, and Human Rights Project presents

Global Antisemitism Rising:
What About Iran?

9th Annual Voices of Vigilance Program
Featuring Roya Hakakian, writer and founding member of the Iran Human Rights Documentation Center that documents the patterns of human rights abuse in Iran and promotes accountability and a culture of human rights.

All members of the college community and the general public are welcomed.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
7 pm Warshof Conference Center,
R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center
Tickets: $7 general public; free to MCC students, faculty and staff
Ticket required; available online.

A founding member of the Iran Human Rights Documentation Center, Hakakian has authored opinion columns, essays and book reviews for The New York Times, The Daily Beast/Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal. She is a contributor to National Public Radio’s All Things Considered and a former producer for CBS’s 60 Minutes. Hakakian is often sought out to speak on issues pertinent to Iran and the antisemitism surrounding it. Her memoir, Journey from the Land of No: A Girlhood Caught in Revolutionary Iran was awarded Elle Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Award for Best Nonfiction Book of 2004.