Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20040901, 20040324
Azar Nafisi, Iranian author of Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books, talks about writing creative nonfiction and maintaining truth. She also draws similarities between classic Western literature and the Iranian Islamic revolution.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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