Author Abbas Djavadi: Born and raised in Tabriz, Iran. Studied in Austria, Turkey and Germany (Ph.D. from University of Cologne,) taught in Cologne, worked 1985-2019 at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) as journalist, analyst, language service director, project manager and regional director for Azeri, Tajik, Afghan, Iran and Central Asian services.
This website is primarily for articles written in LTR scripts: English, Turkey-Turkish, Azeri Turkish (Latin script), Tajiki (Cyrillic script) and occasionally German.
Primarily writing in Persian, a few books on Iranian, Turkic, Caucasian, Middle Eastern and Central Asian peoples and cultures, languages, history and ethnic issues.
For books written by the author please refer to My Books or Amazon Offers.
Articles in Persian mostly to be found under Cheshmandaz.org.