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Fridays are for readers: Reading Lolita in Tehran.

Autumn 1995.Tehran,  Iran. Iranian writer Azar Nafisi left her job as the teacher of western literature in the University of Tehran when she was imposed to wear the veil in her classes. After that and before leaving to U.S.A., she … Continue reading

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Fridays are for readers: Atonement

Summer of 1935, English countryside. 13-year-old Briony Tallis is a girl who sees events see doesn’t quite understand and ”possessed by a desire to have the world just so”. Cecilia Tallis has just finished with Cambridge and shares and unresolved … Continue reading

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Fridays are for readers: The Collector.

Having accepted Marta’s challenge last week today we move towards a novel by John Fowles, The Collector. The Collector talks about a guy who likes to collect, in this case, both butterflies and beautiful girls. Yes, it is a novel … Continue reading

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