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Interview with Farjam, Farideh

Recollections of childhood and upbringing; the artistic climate of Iran; beginnings of career in literary and artistic activities; on children’s literature; working in the theater in Iran; on women’s role in the performing arts in Iran; experiences with censorship; on the connection between politics and the arts; experiences with the Iranian Revolution and its aftermath; arts and literature in Iran after the Revolution.

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Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5


Farideh-Farjam-APt-I Farideh-Farjam-English


51pp. + summary + biographical note + index + photograph

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