Recommendation: A Little Life

Powerful. Hauntingly beautiful. Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life at once shatters you and puts you back together–again and yet again. When you think you have had enough, it gives you more. When think you are ready for more it gives you questions without answers. The title is misleading, the lives contained within are hardly little, […]

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Response to: Discovering Feminist Students in the Middle East, Jan. 2017

My response to a classmate sharing Deborah William’s Discovering Feminist Students in the Middle East, and asking several pointed questions. Have you ever read, Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi? Or listened to the honeyed voice of Shohreh Aghdashloo reading Anita Amirrezvani’s The Blood of Flowers? Your article by Deborah Williams instantly pulled me into the vortex of the memory […]

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