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Author Keshavarz, Fatemeh, 1952-

Title Jasmine and stars : reading more than Lolita in Tehran / Fatemeh Keshavarz.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron HS Stacks - BRLY-14  891 Kes    AVAILABLE
Description x, 174 pages ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Islamic civilization & Muslim networks
Islamic civilization & Muslim networks.
Note Includes index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction: What does the elephant look like? -- The jasmine, the stars, and the grasshoppers -- The eternal Forough: the voice of our earthly rebellion -- My uncle the painter -- Women without men: fireworks of the imagination -- The good, the missing, and the faceless: what is wrong with reading Lolita in Tehran -- Tea with my father and the saints -- Index.
Subject Nafisi, Azar. Reading Lolita in Tehran.
Farrukhzd, Furgh -- Criticism and interpretation.
Prspr, Shahrnsh -- Criticism and interpretation.
Persian literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Persian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Persian literature -- History and criticism -- 21st century.
ISBN 0807831093 (cloth) (alkaline paper)
9780807831090 (cloth) (alkaline paper)

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