About: Anastasia M. Ashman
- expat HAREM neo-culture entertainment writer/producer. Berkeley native/Istanbul resident. Two-time TEDGlobalist. Identity adventuress. Seeker of the global niche with online community for hybrid souls. Top-ten Twitterer in Istanbul in 2009. 13-year expat (Rome, KL, IST), a decade in American media and entertainment. Cocreator of Tales from the Expat Harem (recommended by TODAY, NY Times, National Geographic Traveler, Lonely Planet, International Herald Tribune, Globe&Mail, Daily Telegraph). Producer of Near East’s 1st Global Nomad Salon with Janera.com. Memoir enhanced ebook graphic novel multimedia projects. Bryn Mawr archaeology degree.