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September 16, 2020
One Toronto woman’s quest to elevate her culture’s cuisine and raise money for charity
One Toronto woman’s quest to elevate her culture’s cuisine and raise money for charity

I grew up surrounded by good cooks, but I only started cooking seriously in my mid-twenties. I’m Iranian and my family would always make elaborate dinners to bring people together. I was born in Tehran, but we moved to Toronto when I was 12.

September 12, 2020
A Chef’s Childhood in Iran Shaped His Cooking in the Pandemic
A Chef’s Childhood in Iran Shaped His Cooking in the Pandemic

A FOREST IN THE BAY AREA, CALIF. — Moments after walking into a verdant forest in San Francisco’s East Bay, the chef Hanif Sadr nibbled on the vegetation he found there.

August 27, 2020
Gelareh Zadeh becomes first female chair of neurosurgery at University of Toronto
Gelareh Zadeh becomes first female chair of neurosurgery at University of Toronto

Gelareh Zadeh speaks about the first time she observed a brain operation the same way one might describe discovering a precious jewel. As a medical student in the early 1990s, she recalls being mesmerized by a skillful neurosurgeon delicately working

August 08, 2020
What Makes Kiarostami a Modern Master? Start Here
What Makes Kiarostami a Modern Master? Start Here

In the Iranian filmmaker’s “Certified Copy” and “Close-Up,” appearances deceive. You wind up questioning everything.

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