Graphic Novel Explores Struggles of Gay Men in Iran

By Ashley R. Lierman

A graphic novel by artists Amir Soltani and Khalil Bendi describes the experience of being a gay man in Iran, reports “Yousef and Farhad,” developed in partnership with OutRight Action International, follows the relationship between two young men and its repercussions in a society where homosexuality is outlawed.

The series can be viewed online via the following links: Part OnePart TwoPart Three


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