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Author Nafisi, Azar.
Title Things I've been silent about : memories / Azar Nafisi.
Imprint New York : Random House, [2008]
©2008

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  CS1419.N34 A3 2008    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  CS1419.N34 A3 2008    AVAILABLE  
Author Nafisi, Azar.
Subject English teachers -- Iran -- Biography.
Women -- Iran -- Biography.
Description xxi, 336 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents FAMILY FICTIONS. Saifi -- Rotten genes -- Learning to lie -- Coffee hour -- Family ties -- The holy man -- A death in the family -- LESSONS AND LEARNING. Leaving home -- Rudabeh's story -- At Scotforth House -- Politics and intrigue -- Mayor of Tehran -- Rehearsal for a revolution -- MY FATHER'S JAIL. A common criminal -- The prison diaries -- A career woman -- A suitable match -- Women like that! -- Married life -- REVOLTS AND REVOLUTION. A happy family -- Demonstrations -- Revolution -- The other other woman -- When home is not home anymore -- Reading and resistance -- Broken dreams -- Father's departure -- The goddess of bad news -- Facing the world -- The last dance -- The perils of love -- Moments in 20th-century Iranian history.
Summary Azar Nafisi, author of the international bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran, now gives readers a stunning personal story of growing up in a family in Iran, moving memories of her life lived in thrall to a powerful and difficult mother, against the background of Iran during a time of revolution and change.
ISBN 9781400063611 (acid-free paper)
1400063612 (acid-free paper)
9781588367495 (e-book)
1588367495 (e-book)
OCLC # 270775181


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