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Nahid Rachlin

Fiction

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19920327

Rachlin's 1978 novel, FOREIGNER, was on THE NEW YORK TIMES' yearly list of 10 best books. Here the Iranian-born author reads from VEIL, a collection of short stories, and talks about her conflict as a Middle-Eastern woman.

| Interview Year: 1991 | Genre: Fiction |

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