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Fridays are for readers: Lolita.

Have you ever read Lolita? To be honest, I haven’t… I tried… twice… but I couldn’t finish it. It was in my “books-to-read” list for a long time since a friend recommended it and, come on! It’s Nabokov! I bought … Continue reading

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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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