My sister, guard your veil; my brother, guard your eyes : uncensored Iranian voices / Lila Azam Zanganeh, editor

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Subjects: Women--Iran--Social conditions--20th century
Women--Iran--Social conditions--21st century
Iran--Intellectual life
Iran--Social conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Persian (translated from), French (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, c2006
LC Classification: D, DS, H, HQ
Physical Description: xvi, 132 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: The stuff that dreams are made of / Azar Nafisi 1
I grew up thinking I was white / Gelareh Asayesh 12
How can one be Persian? / Marjane Satrapi 20
From here to mullahcracy / Reza Aslan 24
Death of a mannequin / Mehrangiz Kar 30
The last chapter in the book of Exodus / Roya Hakakian 38
Women without men / Shirin Neshat 44
Sex in the time of mullahs / Azadeh Moaveni 55
Misreading Kundera in Tehran / Naghmeh Zarbafian 62
Receding worlds / Daryush Shayegan 74
A taste of my cinema / Abbas Kiarostami 81
An alley greener than the dream of God / Babak Ebrahimian 96
Don't cry for me, America / Negar Azimi 104
Why acting set me free / Shohreh Aghdashloo 112
Tehran underground / Salar Abdoh 119
Additional Authors: Azam Zanganeh, Lila
Notes: LCCN: 2005027496
ISBN: 0807004634 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents: Introduction -- The stuff that dreams are made of / Azar Nafisi -- I grew up thinking I was White / Gelareh Asayesh -- How can one be Persian? / Marjane Satrapi -- From here to mullahcracy / Reza Aslan -- Death of a mannequin / Mehrangiz Kar -- The last chapter in the Book of Exodus / Roya Hakakian -- Women without men / a conversation with Shirin Neshat -- Sex in the time of mullahs / Azadeh Moaveni -- Misreading Kundera in Tehran / Naghmeh Zarbafian -- Receding worlds / Daryush Shayegan -- A taste of my cinema / a conversation with Abbas Kiarostami -- An alley greener than the dream of God / Babak Ebrahimian -- Don't cry for me, America / Negar Azimi -- Why acting set me free / a conversation with Shohreh Aghdashloo -- Tehran underground / Salar Abdoh
OCLC Number: 61694812
ISBN/ISSN: 0807004634