Book Discussion on Letters to My Torturer

Houshang Asadi, an Iranian journalist who opposed the Shah and shared a prison cell with current Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei… read more

Houshang Asadi, an Iranian journalist who opposed the Shah and shared a prison cell with current Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei during the Shah’s rule, talked about his years of imprisonment and torture following the Iranian Revolution. He spoke as part of the Amnesty International lecture series at the TriBeCa Barnes and Noble Booksellers in New York City. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Letters to My Torturer

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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 2010
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 2010

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  • Nov 13, 2010 | 11:06pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 2010 | 8:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 2010 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2010 | 9:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2010 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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