Pouya Gholami

about the author

Pouya Gholami is an Iranian translator, writer, and experimental filmmaker who lives in Tehran. Working freelance he has co-translated and co-written several books and essays in post-Nietzschean and autonomist style, some of which have been published, while most have not yet obtained permission. He also works in the fields of women’s studies, gender studies, and sexuality, which are banned by the government censorship apparatus. These fields of theoretical research are not only interconnected but also affect and are affected by political issues. His translations include Gilles Deleuze’s Masochism: Coldness and Cruelty, and Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri’s Declaration.

info & contact


Iranian translator, writer, and experimental filmmaker, Tehran, IR


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Two Shorts
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: conjuntion, film, Georges Bataille, plane of composition, William Burroughs