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Early in reading lolita in tehran, azar nafisi explains that tehran is defined for her by what is missing the city’s true past was papered over by the grand ayatollah’s invented past veiled women learned to express themselves through. A review, and links to other information about and reviews of reading lolita in tehran by azar nafisi. Lecture “reading lolita in tehran: women, religion and global politics” february 5, 7:00pm college of law great hall cultural repression is a major concern these days, particularly in the minds of women.
We all have dreams—things we fantasize about doing and generally never get around to this is the story of azar nafisi’s dream and of the nightmare that made it come truefor two years before she left iran in 1997, nafisi gathered seven young women at her house every thursday morning to read and discuss forbidden works of western literature. “perhaps to remain a poet in such circumstances is also to reach the heart of politics the human feelings, human experiences, the human form and face, recover their proper place — the foreground”. Get this from a library reading lolita in tehran : a memoir in books [azar nafisi] -- this is the story of azar nafisi's dream and of the nightmare that made it come true.
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