What was happening in the streets of Iran—what one white feminist couldn’t see—was a revolution, looking for different freedoms than the West.
Taushif Kara is a PhD candidate in history at the University of Cambridge. His work focuses on the modern intellectual history of the Indian Ocean world. He has lectured on Muslim political thought at SOAS, University of London, and is a producer at Interventions, the intellectual history podcast. This fall, he will join the Cambridge Centre of Islamic Studies as a postdoctoral research fellow.