Background, Vision, and Mission

Vision and Mission

  • IRQO’s goal is constructing a culture via written word within the fields below:

  • Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

  • LGBTIQ Human and Civil Rights, and Responcibilites

  • Lack and/or violations of said rights within Islamic Republic of Iran’s social and cultural laws and regualtions; impact of these conditions on LGBTIQ life

  • Decriminalization of Homosexuality in Iran

  • Publishing LGBTI literature in Farsi, and in English

  • Publishing Queer theory and literature in Farsi, and in English

  • Civil rights and responsibilities