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Annahid Dashtgard

Annahid Dashtgard is the author of Breaking the Ocean: A Memoir of Race, Rebellion and Reconciliation
Annahid Dashtgard's debut book, Breaking the Ocean, is both a memoir and a guide to facing discrimination, racism and trauma in society. (Darius Bashar)

Annahid Dashtgard is an author, change-maker and co-founder of Anima Leadership, a boutique consulting company specializing in issues of diversity, inclusion and anti-racism. She has written for The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Briarpatch magazine, Room magazine and CBC. 

Her first book, Breaking the Ocean: A Memoir of Race, Rebellion and Reconciliation, is both a memoir and a guide to facing discrimination, racism and trauma in society. She is currently at work on her second book, a collection of essays on the theme of belonging.

 Dashtgard lives in Toronto, ON.

Books by Annahid Dashtgard

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