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Saffron Sky: A Life between Iran and America, Asayesh, Galareh
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Author Name:    Asayesh, Galareh

Title:   Saffron Sky: A Life between Iran and America

Binding:   PAPERBACK

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Beacon Press 

ISBN Number:   0807072117 / 9780807072110

Seller ID:   ING9780807072110

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This lyrical memoir evinces the author's passion for constructing an American life with the spiritual fervor and deeply aesthetic rituals that were part of her childhood in Iran. Asayesh, who immigrated to North Carolina as a girl, writes too of her struggle to arrive at an acceptable sexuality in the face of parental panic, and tells of her frustration, during later trips to post-Shah Iran, with "the sisters," the Ayatollah's ubiquitous enforcers of female modesty.

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