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Dooreh-ye Ketaab Book Discussion

2023 Dooreh-ye Ketaab Book Selection and Discussion Dates

2023 Dooreh Book Selection and Discussion Dates

ADoorehs are held in odd-numbered months, on the second Wednesday, at 5:00pm Pacific (8:00pm Eastern). A Zoom link will be emailed to you close to the meeting date. If you have never attended a Dooreh, please send email to to ask for the link. If you have attended previously, we have you in the list, you're good.

Looking forward to seeing you at a Dooreh!

Jackie Spurlock (Abadeh, Riz/ZarrinShahr, 1974-76)  and Jim Goode (Tuyserkan, 1968-71)


  • January 11 - Radjavi, Heydar. Father Takes a Drink and Other Memories of Iran. (2019)
  • March 8 - Newton, John. An American in Revolutionary Iran. (2022)
  • May 10 - Aslan, Reza. An American Martyr in Persia. (2022)
  • July 12 - Elghanavan, Shahrzad. Titan of Tehran: From Jewish Ghetto to Corporate Colossus to Firing Squad. (2021)
  • Sept 13 - Ghazvinian, John. America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present. (2021)
  • Nov 8 - Krauskopf, John, ed. Memories and Insights: Iran Through the Eyes of PCVs. (2021)


List of Books Discussed

You can download the complete list of books read and discussed since 2017 by clicking here.