Extremely timely book, given what is happening in Iran these days.
To be published simultaneously with Tehran at Twilight by Salar Abdoh, as well as simultaneous with Tel Aviv Noir, which is regionally connected.
Although the editor lives in New York, he travels frequently to Iran.
Almost all of the writers are now living in Tehran.
Includes brand-new stories by: Salar Abdoh, Lily Farhadpour, Azardokht Bahrami, Yourik Karim-Masihi, Vali Khalili, Farhaad Heidari Gooran, Aida Moradi Ahani, Mahsa Mohebali, Majed Neisi, Danial Haghighi, Javad Afhami, and others.
Publicize to major dailies, weeklies, literary publications, alternative publications. Major radio and television push.
Akashic's promotion will have a strong social media component
Promote to general crime-fiction and literary audiences, but also to Middle East and Iranian-themed venues.