Author Anousheh Ansari

September 27, 2010
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Host: ICF  My Dream of Stars Author: Anousheh Ansari In Her heartwarming and empowering memoir, space pioneer Anousheh Ansari tells the story of her childhood in Iran and her family’s exodus to America after the Islamic Revolution. After settling down in Texas, Anousheh built a computer technology firm from the ground up, which eventually realized.. read more →

Author Firoozeh Dumas

September 11, 2010
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Host: ICF Library: 832-393-1313 Funny in Farsi Author: Firoozeh Dumas In 1972, when she was seven, Firoozeh Dumas and her family moved from Iran to Southern California, arriving with no firsthand knowledge of this country beyond her father’s glowing memories of his graduate school years here. More family soon followed, and the clan has been here.. read more →

Opening: Books on the Bayou

August 28, 2010
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Host: ICF Library: 832-393-1313 Join us for a day of speakers, book talks, special performances and a film screening of Persepolice as we celebrate the 9th Annual Books on the Bayou. This event is sponsored by Iranian Cultural Foundation-Houston (ICF) & Inprint. The program will include the unique – youthful, yet aged – sound of Fared.. read more →