A Feast in the Mirror: Stories by Contemporary Iranian Women

by
Mohammad Mehdi Khorrami and Shouleh Vatanabadi, editors
Published in 2000
by Lynne Rienner Publishers

Edited and translated by Mohammad Mehdi Khorrami and Shouleh Vatanabadi, this anthology of twenty-one short stories explores new literary styles and forms, and provides a glimpse into the lives of women in contemporary Iranian society. Beginning with an introduction by the editors, the collection includes Tahereh Alavi’s story of a woman who sees a picture of herself in the missing persons column of a newspaper, Manusureh Sharifzadeh’s fictional exposé of workplace politics, and stories by writers such as Farkhondeh Aqai, Parvin Fadavi, Nahid Tabatabai, and Fariba Vafi. 

ISBN: 
978-0894108648

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