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Women Without Men: A Novel of Modern Iran Paperback – 15 Feb 2004

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  • Paperback: 179 pages
  • Publisher: THE FEMINIST PRESS CUNY (15 Feb. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1558614524
  • ISBN-13: 978-1558614529
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 1.5 x 19.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,486,055 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Parsipur is a courageous, talented woman, and above all, a great writer."Marjane Satrapi, author of "Persepolis"
Using the techniques of both the fabulist and the polemicist, Parsipur continues her protest against traditional Persian gender relations in this charming, powerful novella. "Publishers Weekly""

"Parsipur is a courageous, talented woman, and above all, a great writer."--Marjane Satrapi, author of Persepolis

"Using the techniques of both the fabulist and the polemicist, Parsipur continues her protest against traditional Persian gender relations in this charming, powerful novella." --Publishers Weekly --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

About the Author

Shahrnush Parsipur was born in Iran in 1946. While incarcerated by the Islamic Republic in the 1970s she wrote the first part of her masterpiece Touba and the Meaning of Night. Parsipur now lives and writes in exile in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 1994 she was recognized by the Fund for Free Expression of Human Rights Watch--Lillian


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