AUDIO: A New Chapter for Iranian Literature, Now in Hebrew

Iranian-born Orly Noy is giving Israelis their first taste of contemporary Persian literature, introducing them to Iranian humor and hoping to demonstrate 'how much we actually have in common.'

Orly Noy, the Iranian-born writer, thinks her native country is fundamentally misunderstood by most of her fellow Israelis. She hopes to change this perception with two Iranian books she recently translated into Hebrew, now available in bookstores.