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Reading Lolita in Tehran

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Product description

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 words and the search for beauty in life's darkest moments.

Item details

Author(s):
Azar Nafisi
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0241246237
ISBN-13:
9780241246238
Publisher:
Penguin Classics

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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 words and the search for beauty in life's darkest moments.

Author(s):
Azar Nafisi
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0241246237
ISBN-13:
9780241246238
Publisher:
Penguin Classics

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