From Stanford University Press Blog:
Roxanne Varzi, professor of anthropology and visual studies at the University of California, Irvine [writes]: Thirty-seven years ago on February 11, 1979, on my eighth birthday, Iran, my country, went through a radical shift. My family left Iran a year after the Revolution, and I have been trying either to understand what happened or to explain it ever since. My latest attempt is Last Scene Underground, an ethnographic novel of life in contemporary Iran.


For the full story, please visit http://stanfordpress.typepad.com/blog/2016/02/the-truths-fiction-tells.html#more.

 

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