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Title Strange times, my dear : the PEN anthology of contemporary Iranian literature / edited by Nahid Mozaffari ; poetry editor, Ahmad Karimi Hakkak.

Publication Info. New York : Arcade Pub., [2005]
©2005

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Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  891.55 ST81    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  891.55 STRANGE    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  891.55 STRANGE    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xxvi, 468 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-468).
Contents PROSE: PART ONE -- The mirror / Mahmoud Dowlatabadi -- The victory chronicle of the magi / Hushang Golshiri -- Excerpt from Scorched earth / Ahmad Mahmud -- Excerpt from Sorraya in a coma / Esmail Fassih -- Ask the migrating birds / Simin Daneshvar -- The eyes won't take it / Hadi Khorsandi -- The grocer of Kharzeville / Nassim Khaksar -- Delayed consequences of the revolution / Iraj Pezeshkzad -- Excerpt from The book of absent people / Taghi Modaressi -- PROSE: PART TWO -- Excerpts from Women without men / Shahrnoush Parsipur -- Satan's stones / Moniru Ravanipur -- Ah! Istanbul / Reza Farokhfal -- Mahboubeh and the demon Ahl / Reza Daneshvar -- In another place / Goli Taraghi -- Hitchcock and Agha Baji / Behnam Dayani -- A little secret / Farkhondeh Aghai -- A room full of dust / Asghar Abdollahi -- Excerpt from The trial / Ghazaleh Alizadeh -- First love / Seyyed Ebrahim Nabavi -- Shatter the stone tooth / Shahriyar Mandanipour -- White rock / Ghazi Rabihavi -- Peace of night / Farideh Kheradmand -- POETRY -- Introduction / Ahmad Karimi Hakkak -- In this blind alley ; Love song ; End of the game ; Morning / Ahmad Shamlu -- A man with a missing leg ; I write, I cross out ; If the snake is domestic ; And behold ; It's time to mow the flowers / Simin Behbahani -- I love you, ancient homeland / Mehdi Akhavan Saless -- Lyrical ; Outlandia ; An allusion ; Bad boy / Esmail Khoi -- A spring tale / Nader Naderpur -- Poetry-I ; Poetry-II ; Prayer of sudden dread / M.R. Shafi'i Kadkani -- A woman out of memory ; Visitations / Manuchehr Atashi -- Miniature ; The terrace of dead fishermen ; The green bull / Mohammad Ali Sepanlu -- Martyr's tombstone ; Tomb of Manichaeus ; Labial verse 67 ; Labial verse 181 -- In the new place, or exile, a simple matter / Reza Baraheni -- From the other half / Mohammad Mokhtari -- Requiem ; Brands / Shams Langerudi -- I am human / Partow Nuriala -- Amorous / Mirza Agha Asgari -- Wednesday in March ; Wakeful reveries / Mina Adasi -- I must bury him / Roya Hakakian -- The republic of hate / Ziba Karbasi -- The little messenger / Majid Naficy -- Saturday night dinner ; A bird ia a bird / Abbas Saffari -- The ax ; Afghan woman ; The sale / Granaz Mussavi -- Selections from Walking with the wind / Abbas Kiarostami.
Language Translations from Persian.
Subject Persian literature -- Translations into English.
Iranian literature -- Translations into English.
Added Author Mozaffari, Nahid.
Karimi-Hakkak, Ahmad.
ISBN 1559707658 alkaline paper
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