Stories from Iran A Chicago Anthology 1921 1991

Stories from Iran A Chicago Anthology 1921 1991

Table of ContentsPrefaceThe Persian Short Story An Overview by Heshmat MoayyadStoriesWhat's Sauce for the Goose . . . by M. A. JamalzadehAbji Khanom by Sadeq HedayatMirza by Bozorg AlaviThe Snake Stone by Beh'azinThe Wooden Horse by Sadeq ChubakThe Gravediggers by Sadeq ChubakThe Half Closed Eye by Simin DaneshvarEsmat's Journey by Ebrahim GolestanThe American Husband by Jalal al e AhmadThe Little Native Boy by Ahmad MahmudThrough the Veil of Fog by Jamal Mir SadeqiGlorious Day by Jamal Mir SadeqiMoths in the Night by Gholam Hosayn NazariThe Cast by Gholam Hosayn NazariAdolescence and the Hill by Gholam Hosayn NazariMr. Hemayat by Gholam Hosayn NazariShadowy by Gholam Hosayn NazariLove by Esma'il FasihThe Two Brothers by Gholam Hosayn Sa'ediMourners of Bayal by Gholam Hosayn Sa'ediSacred Keepsake by Nader EbrahimiThe Trench and the Empty Canteens by Bahram SadeqiThe Wolf by Hushang GolshiriPortrait of an Innocent by Hushang GolshiriThe Discreet Obvious Charms of the Petite Bourgeoisie by Fereydun TonokaboniAziz Aqa's Gold Filling by Goli TaraqqiBrother's Future Family by Mahshid Amir ShahiThe Smell of Lemon Peel, the Smell of Fresh Milk by Mahshid Amir ShahiHard Luck by Mahmud DowlatabadiNight Journey by Nasim KhaksarThe Sad Brothers by Amin FaqiriTrail Offers by Shahrnush ParsipurThe Long Night by Moniru RavanipurNarcissus, Get Your Nice Narcissus by Hushang AshurzadehThe Mirror by Farahnaz AbbasiGlossary Bibliography Midwest Book ReviewStories from Iran A Chicago Anthology 1921 1991 is a collection of 35 Persian short stories by 26 of Iran's best known contemporary writers. Stories from Iran covers the 70 year history of the short story in Persian literature. These stories are translated by Persian scholars at the University of Chicago under the editorship of Heshmat Moayyad, Professor of Persian Literature at the University of Chicago. Stories From Iran includes a glossary, author biographies, and photos of many of the...

ISBN: 0934211337

Author: Heshmat Moayyad (Editor), John Perry (Translator), Paul Sprachman (Translator)

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