Sara Hejazi is born in Iran and grew up in Italy , where she obtained a PhD in Cultural anthropology and epistemiology of complexity in the University of Bergamo. She is the author of ” L’altro islamico. Leggere l’Islam in Occidente. (Aracne 2009) about un-veiled Iran and ” Antropologia dell’intreccio tra identità e velo”.( Aracne 2008). She is currently doing research on the actual religious phenomena and writes on Iodonna (weekly supplement of the newspaper Corriere della sera), Vanity Fair and Panorama.