"Voices of the Middle East & North Africa (VOMENA), June 12, 2013"
Interview with Persis Karim and Anita Amirrezvani about Tremors, KPFA, 94.1 FM



"Iranian American Fiction: An Interview with Anita Amirrezvani and Persis Karim, May 8, 2013"
Forum With Michael Krasny (KQED), FM 88.5


"New Windows into the Iranian American Experience: An Interview with Anita Amirrezvani & Persis Karim, May 15, 2013"
by Sara Wilson (World Literature Today)


"The Making Of-- A Jar of Jam," with Persis Karim, on The Making Of, by the Kitchen Sisters, January 10, 2013"
listen to the broadcast version on KQED 88.5

"The Making Of--Plum Jam" with Persis Karim on The Making Of by the Kitchen Sisters, Blog version with photos, September 28, 2012"

November 4, 2006 -- "Iranian Women in Exile Finding Voices Through Literature"
by Stephen Kaufman (Payvand News)


October 27, 2006 -- KALW 91.7 FM (San Francisco)
"Up Front" (New American Media) host Sandip Roy interviews Persis Karim and poet Farnaz Fatemi about New Writing by Women of the Iranian Diaspora.
Click here to listen to the interview.

October 3, 2006 -- Interview with Harriet Gilbert of "The Word" BBC Radio

September 5, 2006 -- "The Sounds of Exile" by Rick Kleffel (METRO Silicon Valley)

July 29, 2006 -- "Starting a New Conversation About Iran" by Omid Memarian
Persis Karim is interviewed by journalist Omid Memarian.
BBCPersian.com (interview in Farsi)
Inter Press Service News Agency (interview in English)

July 6, 2006 -- Video of reading at Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA
With Persis Karim, Layla Dowlatshahi, Haleh Hatami, Sholeh Wolpe, and Farnoosh Seifoddini
(you must register to view it)

June 26, 2006 -- KALW 91.7 FM (San Francisco)
"Your Call with Mary Ambrose" -- Persis Karim and Esther Kamkar (contributing poet) are interviewed by Mary Ambrose

June 25, 2006 -- "Literature gives birth to a movement" by Jessica Yadegaran (Contra Costa Times)
Read about the anthology Let Me Tell You Where I've Been and its editor, Persis Karim.

June 21, 2006 -- KPFA 94.1 FM (Berkeley)
"Voices of the Middle East" -- Persis Karim and Parissa Milani (contributing poet) are interviewed by Malihe Razazan

June 20, 2006 -- KUSP 88.9 FM (Santa Cruz/Monterey)
"Talk of the Bay" -- Persis Karim and Farnaz Fatemi (contributing poet) are interviewed by Deanna Zachary

June 17, 2006 -- "Between two worlds" by Peggy Townsend (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
Read about Persis Karim (editor), Farnaz Fatemi (contributor) and the anthology Let Me Tell You Where I’ve Been.

May 14, 2006
"Honoring Stepmothers" on Childhood Matters Radio Show with Rona Renner

March 1, 2006 -- KPFA 94.1 FM (Berkeley)
"Voices of the Middle East" -- Persis Karim is interviewed about women's writing in the U.S. and Iran