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Journey from the Land of No: A Girlhood Caught in Revolutionary Iran

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This lyrical coming-of-age story creates an intimate portrait of life in Tehran: the author's family and friends, her life at school, her observations of Iran's political life, and her longing to escape a sense of displacement from her home, culture, and language. High school & older.

About the Author

Roya Hakakian is a former associate producer at CBSs 60 Minutes and a documentary filmmaker. She is the author of two acclaimed volumes of poetry in Persian and is a contributor to National Public Radios All Things Considered. She lives in Connecticut. Visit her at RoyaHakakian.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780609810309
Author:
Hakakian, Roya
Publisher:
Three Rivers Press (CA)
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Middle East - Iran
Subject:
Childhood Memoir
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures - General
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Biography-Women
Subject:
iran;memoir;middle east;women;autobiography;islam
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
A Girlhood Caught in
Publication Date:
20050631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2 MAPS
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.02x5.24x.63 in. .61 lbs.

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» Religion » Judaism » General

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