Jalali, Reza (1954 - )

Genre: General Fiction, Non-Fiction

Reza Jalali, a native Kurd from Iran, moved to Maine in 1985. He writes both fiction and nonfiction. His work has appeared in the overseas publications Deccan Herald (Bangalore, India), Paivand (Montreal, Canada), and Exiled Ink! (London, England),and domestically in Maine Sunday Telegram, Portland Press Herald, Casco Bay Weekly, Dissident, Say, Free Press, and Maine Progressive.


  • Child Labor: A Global View (2004) contributing author
  • The World of Child Labor: An Historical and Regional Survey (2009) contributing author
  • New Mainers (2009) co-authored and provided foreward
  • God Speaks in Many Accents (scheduled for publication in 2011)

Childrens Books

  • Moon Watchers (2010)

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