Talk: Fereshteh Ahmadi: Women's Literature In Contemporary Iran

Image Credit: Fereshteh Ahmadi

Jill Craigie Cinema, Plymouth University, Plymouth, PL4 8AA

01752 585050
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https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/whats-on/fereshteh-ahmadi-womens-literature-in-contemporary-iran

Thursday 04 May 2017
18:00 - 19:30
Admission Fee: £3 / £1.50 Discounts available to Plymouth University students through SPiA.
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A short story writer and novelist living in Tehran, Fereshteh is widely recognised for her enigmatic and mysterious psychological fantasies, including her first short story collection, Everybody’s Sara (2004). She has won several literary awards for both her short stories and novels which include The Fairy of Forgetfulness (2007), Cheese Forest (2008) and Domestic Monsters (2016).

Fereshteh will be reading from her work and discussing its influences in the context of contemporary Iranian literature. Co-presented by International Agatha Christie Festival (Torquay) and with the support of the British Council.

Part of the Plymouth Festival of Words. Find out more at www.plymouth.ac.uk/campaign/plymouth-festival-of-words

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