Jews of Iran: A Modern History

Iranian Jewry under the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Images (from top to bottom): Mordechai and Esther's Tomb, Ettefagh High School, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Chief Rabbi Joseph Hamedani Cohen (Courtesy of the Tehran Jewish Committee).

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Orly R. Rahimiyan

Orly R. Rahimiyan is a PhD candidate in the Middle Eastern Department at Ben-Gurion University, Israel and a Fulbright scholar. Her doctoral dissertation is titled The Images of the Jews in 20th-century Iran.