THE WORLD ACADEMY OF ARTS, LITERATURE, AND MEDIA - WAALM® (Represented by Jahanshah Javid) founded in July 1995 by Journalist Jahanshah Javid, is the largest online community for Persians residing in North America while reaching to an international community. With more than 660,000 unique visitors and nearly 6 million page views per month brings together a unique and powerful blend of global presence, city-based local reach and advertising exposure.

It is seen as the ultimate internet reference of Freedom of Speech by the Persian Diaspora in general. It has drawn the attention English and Persian writers from all social and intellectual classes. Recently celebrating its 10th anniversary has proved to be a great platform of diversity and freedom of expression for feature writers, historians, journalists, bloggers, artists, photographers and all free thinking citizens who wish to express themselves. More than just a social phenomena or popular internet website, has proved over the years that it is also an essential projection of the social, economic, political and cultural realities and influences of the Persian Community.

View the artwork sample and message to the Academy HERE