YAZDANFAR, Farzin. Iranian/American, b. 1953. Genres: Novellas/Short stories. Career: Richard J. Daley College, Chicago, instructor in English as a second language, 1986-. Publications: The Downhearted (stories), 1999. EDITOR: (with J. Green) Walnut Sapling on Masih's Grave, and Other Stories by Iranian Women, 1993; (and trans., and coauthor of intro.) In a Voice of Their Own: A Collection of Stories by Iranian Women Written since the Revolution of 1979, 1996. Contributor of English and Persian translations to periodicals. Address: 233 E Erie St Apt 2207, Chicago, IL 60611- 2904, U.S.A.