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Introduction To Savushun: A Novel About Modern Iran, Brian Spooner Jan 1990

Introduction To Savushun: A Novel About Modern Iran, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

First published in 1969, Simin Daneshvar's Savushun has gone through sixteen printings and sold half a million copies -- a record for a work of literature in modern Iran. The reason is not obscure. Daneshvar's style is sensitive and imaginative. Her story follows basic cultural themes and metaphors. It goes straight to the hearts of a generation of Iranian readers, striking special chords of emotion and memory of the recent past. Savushun enriches a generation's understanding of itself. It encap­sulates the experience of Iranians who have lived through the midcen­tury decades which led up to the ...


The Stray Dog, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

The Stray Dog, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.


The Search For Mercy, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

The Search For Mercy, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.


Buried Alive, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

Buried Alive, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.


Laleh, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

Laleh, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.


Three Drops Of Blood, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

Three Drops Of Blood, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.


The Whirlpool, Brian Spooner Jan 1979

The Whirlpool, Brian Spooner

Department of Anthropology Papers

No abstract provided.