My Life As … Roxana Saberi, October 20
Posted on October 8, 2014
The School of Journalism’s ”My Life As…” lecture series continues October 20 with Al Jazeera America reporter Roxana Saberi.
Saberi moved to Iran in 2003 to work as a freelance reporter and was arrested January 31, 2009 and accused of espionage.
She was held 101 days in the infamous Evin Prison in Tehran.
Upon her return, she won numerous press freedom awards and published a book about her captivity (Between Two Worlds).
She is also co-writer of a documentary about underground