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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (3): 143–154.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., GET A ROOM!” LOVE, HATE, AND TRANSNATIONAL POLITICS FROM THE “ISRAEL LOVES IRAN” AND “IRAN LOVES ISRAEL” FACEBOOK CAMPAIGNS Adi Kuntsman and Sanaz Raji mn “Get a Fucking Room!” he “Israel Loves Iran...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Nima Naghibi Last Scene Underground: An Ethnographic Novel of Iran . Roxanne Varzi . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2016 . 263 pages. isbn 9780804796880. Reference Grotowski Jerzy . 1968 . Towards a Poor Theatre . New York : Simon and Schuster...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Catherine Sameh Domesticity and Consumer Culture in Iran: Interior Revolutions of the Modern Era . Pamela Karimi . Abingdon : Routledge , 2013 . 258 pages. isbn 9780415781831. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 In Domesticity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Rachel E. Greenspan Prozak Diaries: Psychiatry and Generational Memory in Iran . Orkideh Behrouzan . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2016 . 328 pages. isbn 9780804799416 . Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 Prozak Diaries...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 103–123.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Alborz Ghandehari Abstract This article argues that Mahmoud Dowlatabadi’s Missing Soluch and Parinoush Saniee’s My Share are landmark works of feminist historical writing in Iran that disrupt official narratives in the country regarding the revolutionary project. Despite the different positions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 307–325.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Maryam Zehtabi Sabeti Moqaddam Abstract In Iran—as never before in the history of the country—prostitutes gained notorious visibility in twentieth-century Persian literature. Fixation on the image of the prostitute created a wealth of literature beginning in 1924 with the first Persian urban social...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Leila Zonouzi Temporary Marriage in Iran: Gender and Body Politics in Modern Iranian Film and Literature . Claudia Yaghoobi . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 298 pages. isbn 9781108848473 . Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 277–286.
Published: 01 July 2021
... Zandokht Shirazi’s writing. 1 Hashemi left Iran in the mid-1980s, after the Islamic Cultural Revolution, because Tehran University’s School of Fine Arts expelled her for “anti-Islamic activities.” Eventually landing in Canada as a refugee, and based now in Toronto, she has been creating works in new...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 454–456.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Maryam Zehtabi Iranian Women and Gender in the Iran-Iraq War . Mateo Mohammad Farzaneh . Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press , 2021 457 pages. isbn 9780815637103. Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2021 Mateo Mohammad Farzaneh’s book...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (2): 238–259.
Published: 01 July 2022
... Eastern and Iranian studies to literary and comics studies, and by scholars who focused on a variety of topics from the representation of gender roles in Iran, to the formation of the self, trauma, and more. This article, however, rereads Persepolis through the lens of transnational feminist theory...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Mary Elaine Hegland mhegland@scu.edu Women in Conflict and Post-conflict Situations: An Anthology of Cases from Iraq, Iran, Syria, and Other Countries . S. Behnaz Hosseini , ed. Zurich : Lit , 2020 . 180 pages. isbn 9783643961204 . Copyright © 2022 by the Association...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Zora Kostadinova z.kostadinova.12@ucl.ac.uk Say What Your Longing Heart Desires: Women, Prayer, and Poetry in Iran . Niloofar Haeri . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2020 224 pages. isbn 9781503601772. Copyright © 2023 by the Association for Middle East Women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 110–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Soheila Alirezanejad As a microfinance project, an association of women in central Iran began to keep bees for honey in 2000. Initially they made money, which transformed some skeptical family members’ expectations, but, by 2004, most of the women had lost their bees and thus their source...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 136.
Published: 01 November 2013
... GENDER STUDIES IS AWARDED TO Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet FOR CONCEIVING CITIZENS: WOMEN AND THE POLITICS OF MOTHERHOOD IN IRAN mn onceiving Citizens: Women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 139–142.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Rebecca Gould Burying the Beloved: Marriage, Realism, and Reform in Modern Iran , Motlagh Amy . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 200 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7589-2 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 126–138.
Published: 01 March 2016
...). The few works that analyze women’s access to higher education in Iran face similar issues. By focusing on the religious nature of the state and painting a rosy picture of the regime that preceded it, scholars overlook the role of the Iranian family and of patriarchal social structures in limiting women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Heather Rastovac-Akbarzadeh Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on Stage . Meftahi Ida . London : Routledge , 2016 . 185 pages. ISBN 9781138804043. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 Ida Meftahi’s Gender and Dance in Modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 174–192.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Shaherzad R. Ahmadi Abstract During the Pahlavi period in Iran (1925–79), poor and working-class families were more likely to expect young sons to work to support the household. These boys, in turn, were more autonomous. Middle-class families, on the other hand, protected and controlled boys...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 31–51.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Farrah Jafari Recent scholarly research on the Iranian transsexual raises significant issues about the position of Islam toward members of the transsexual community and about the challenges facing sexual lifestyles that are aberrant to heteronormative behavior in Iran. In 1967, the exiled Ayatollah...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Naghmeh Sohrabi Ghosts of Revolution: Rekindled Memories of Imprisonment in Iran , Talebi Shahla . Palo Alto : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 254 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7201-3 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...