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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 (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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to capture them. The ethnographic encounter, dismissed by postcolonial and poststructuralist critics as reenacting the disavowal of the Orientalist gaze through a metaphysics of presence, returns in Najmabadi’s work—through her return to Iran after twenty years—as a mature, critical, engaged, discerning...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Research on Women at the Department for International Development Studies, Queen Elizabeth House and University of Oxford. Her interest is in the field of medical anthropology with emphasis on the anthropology of reproduction in Iran. Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 109–119.
Published: 01 November 2007
... BOOK REVIEWS  Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic Lois Beck and Guity Nashat, eds. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004. Pp. xiii, 288. ISBN 0252029372. Reviewed by Afsaneh Najmabadi, Harvard University...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi; Marcia C. Inhorn; Hajiieh Bibi Razeghi-Nasrabad; Ghasem Toloo Infertility is a social onus for women in Iran, who are expected to produce children early within marriage. With its estimated 1.5 million infertile couples, Iran is the only Muslim country in which...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 113–116.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Elham Gheytanchi Between Warrior Brother and Veiled Sister: Islamic Fundamentalism and the Politics of Patriarchy in Iran , Moallem Minoo . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2005 . Pp. ix, 269 . ISBN 0-520-24345-5 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Mastoureh Fathi BOOK REVIEWS  129 Book Reviews  Becoming Visible in Iran: Women in Contemporary Iranian Society Mehri Honarbin-Holliday. London: Tauris Academic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 39–69.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Shahla Talebi This paper journeys along the theoretical and historical trajectories of the early stage of post-revolutionary Iran, marked by an external war with Iraq and internal political suppression. Specifically, it grapples with the intricacies of loss, mourning, and survival in the meanders...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Elham Gheytanchi The Politics of Women’s Rights in Iran , Osanloo Arzoo . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2009 . 258 pages. ISBN 978-0-691-13547-2 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011...
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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...