Steve Horowitz shares his experiences as a Peace Corps volunteer in Iran from 1968-71. He provides a brief introduction to the geography, culture, and languages of Iran before reading from his collection of first-person stories, which are full of humor, spirituality, and danger. View his black and white photos that accompany his stories.

After three years as a Peace Corps volunteer in Iran, Steve Horowitz began teaching ESL (English as a second language) in Colorado in the 1970s and later served as director of the ESL program at Central Washington University. In addition to hosting a world music radio program for 12 years, he developed TV and radio interview programs focusing on guests’ international experiences. Horowitz has degrees from the University of Florida and Colorado State University.