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Strange Times, My Dear

The Pen Anthology of Contemporary Iranian Literature

by Nahid Mozaffari

  • 145 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Arcade Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Literature: Texts,
  • Iranian literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Fiction / General,
  • Persian literature,
  • Translations into English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages494
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612199M
    ISBN 101559707658
    ISBN 109781559707657

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About Wendy. Wendy Willis is a poet and essayist living in Portland, Oregon. Her most recent book of essays, These are Strange Times, My Dear was released in February Her second book of poems, A Long Late Pledge, won the Dorothy Brunsman Poetry Prize and was released by Bear Star Press in September Her first book of poems, Blood Sisters of the Republic, was published by Press 53 in.

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Since the Iranian revolution ofthe United States has been virtually cut off from tha. Together, the essays in These Are Strange Times, My Dear work within that largely unmapped place where the heartbreaks and uncertainties of one's inner life brush up against the cruelties and responsibilities of politics and government and our daily lives.

“My dear stranger,” begins the anonymous letter. “I am grateful for the opportunity to make a connection with you.” “Dear Stranger:” begins another. “It is weird to address a letter to Dear Stranger during these strange times we are sharing. Author Wendy Willis shares all about her new book: These Are Strange Times, My Dear: Field Notes From the Republic.

The pointed and wide-ranging essays in Wendy Willis’s These Are Strange Times. On this episode of Locus Focus, we're joined by Portland poet and essayist Wendy Willis, whose new book of essays These Are Strange Times, My Dear: Field Notes from the Republic, expresses the dismay, horror, fear and wonder that so many of us face in this age of Trump and the Resistance.

Wendy Willis is a poet and essayist living in Portland. BookTalk at BSC will focus on Iran. With Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi as the Campus Read selection, Roxana Saberi visiting campus on Apand Iran being so much in the news, it seems appropriate to learn more about this country.

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Readings, discussion and other events will take place Nov.and will feature Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie, Orhan Pamuk, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature, as well as acclaimed Iranian novelists Shahrnush Parsipur and Shahryar. Strange Times, My Dear: The PEN Anthology of Contemporary Iranian Literature eBook: Mozaffari, Nahid, Hakkak, Ahmad Karimi: : Kindle StoreReviews: 9.

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