Reading Lolita in Tehran

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  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • ISBN : 0141982616
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 137 reviews
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Reading Lolita in Tehran

Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 13 October 2015
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Every Thursday morning in a living room in Iran, over tea and pastries, eight women meet in secret to discuss forbidden works of Western literature. As they lose themselves in the worlds of Lolita, The Great Gatsby and Pride and Prejudice, gradually they come to share their own stories, dreams and hopes with each other, and, for a few hours, taste freedom. Azar Nafisi's bestselling memoir is a moving, passionate testament to the transformative power of books, the magic of

Reading Lolita in Tehran

Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Penguin Classics
  • Release : 02 July 2015
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Every Thursday morning in a living room in Iran, over tea and pastries, eight women meet in secret to discuss forbidden works of Western literature. As they lose themselves in the worlds of Lolita, The Great Gatsby and Pride and Prejudice, gradually they come to share their own stories, dreams and hopes with each other, and, for a few hours, taste freedom. Azar Nafisi's bestselling memoir is a moving, passionate testament to the transformative power of books, the magic of

Iranian Women in the Memoir

Iranian Women in the Memoir
  • Author : Emira Derbel
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 11 May 2017
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This book investigates the various reasons behind the elevation of the memoir, previously categorized as a marginalized form of life writing that denudes the private space of women, especially in Western Asian countries such as Iran. Through a comparative investigation of Azar Nafisi’s Reading Lolita in Tehran and Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis (1) and (2), the book examines the way both narrative and graphic memoirs offer possibilities for Iranian women to reclaim new territory, transgress a post-traumatic revolution, and reconstruct a

Reading Lolita In Tehran

Reading Lolita In Tehran
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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Prof. Nafisi resigned from her job as professor of English Literature at a university in Tehran in 1995 due to repressive government policies. For the next 2 years, until she left Iran, she gathered 7 young women, former students, at her house every Thursday morning to read and discuss works of Western literature forbidden by the new regime. They used this forum to learn to speak freely, not only about literature, but also about the social, political, and cultural realities of living under

A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi s Reading Lolita in Tehran A Memoir in Books

A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi s  Reading Lolita in Tehran  A Memoir in Books
  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi's "Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Literary Newsmakers for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Literary Newsmakers for Students for all of your research needs.

A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi s Reading Lolita in Tehran

A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi s  Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Cengage Learning Gale
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 25 July 2017
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A Study Guide for Azar Nafisi's "Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Literary Newsmakers for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Literary Newsmakers for Students for all of your research needs.

Reading Lolita in Tehran

Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Release : 01 December 2003
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The author describes growing up in the Islamic Republic of Iran and the group of young women who came together at her home in secret every Thursday to read and discuss great books of Western literature.

Jasmine and Stars

Jasmine and Stars
  • Author : Fatemeh Keshavarz
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 05 March 2007
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In a direct, frank, and intimate exploration of Iranian literature and society, scholar, teacher, and poet Fatemeh Keshavarz challenges popular perceptions of Iran as a society bereft of vitality and joy. Her fresh perspective on present-day Iran provides a rare insight into this rich culture alive with artistic expression but virtually unknown to most Americans. Keshavarz introduces readers to two modern Iranian women writers whose strong and articulate voices belie the stereotypical perception of Iranian women as voiceless victims in

Things I ve Been Silent About

Things I ve Been Silent About
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 24 November 2009
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Azar Nafisi, author of the international bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran, now gives us a stunning personal story of growing up in Iran, memories of her life lived in thrall to a powerful and complex mother, against the background of a country's political revolution.A girl's pain over family secrets; a young woman's discovery of the power of sensuality in literature; the price a family pays for freedom in a country beset by political upheaval - these and other threads

Summarized and Analyzed Reading Lolita in Tehran

Summarized and Analyzed  Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Student World
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 03 May 2017
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The author, the narrator of the memoir, has to go through very difficult times in her own country when the country was being ruled by the fundamentalist Islamic government. She faced an expulsion from the institute because she refused to wear a veil, which according to the ruling government's orders was a part of the code of conduct set for the female teachers, students, and women in general in Iran.