The Middle East Program of the Woodrow Wilson Center
and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Prisons and Protests:
Covering Iran After the Election
A panel discussion with
Assistant Managing Editor for World and National Security,
The Washington Times
Executive Director, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Iason Athanasiadis is a writer, photographer, and documentary filmmaker covering Middle Eastern current affairs from his Istanbul base. He reported on Iran's presidential election for American and British news outlets, including The Washington Times, on a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. He was jailed at the direction of Iran's Intelligence Ministry and held for three weeks in solitary confinement at Tehran's Evin Prison. He was a consultant on A Death in Iran, a documentary for the BBC and PBS Frontline that aired earlier this month.
Monday, November 30, 2009
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
5th Floor Conference Room
Woodrow Wilson Center
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