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6 edition of Short Stories From Persia found in the catalog.

Short Stories From Persia

by Sayed J. Mousavi

  • 280 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author),
  • Folklore,
  • Tales,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11819781M
    ISBN 101420872222
    ISBN 109781420872224
    OCLC/WorldCa62431121

      [9 Ways Writing Short Stories Can Pay Off for Writers] Accept Change. In July , Serving House Books accepted the collection of sixteen short stories. I was thrilled. The publisher felt there was some repetition. He was willing to read other stories I had considered for the collection. I . Chashmhayash caused a considerable stir and enjoyed a wide readership (Kamshad, , p. ). `Alavi's works were banned in Persia between His long short story "Mirza" (, J. Wilks as "Mirza" in H. Moayyad, ed., Stories From Iran: A Chicago Anthology , Chicago, , pp. ) and the novel Salariha (), written in.

    We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our website, to show you personalized content and targeted ads, to analyze our website traffic, and to understand where our visitors are coming from. This is a story that parents tell their children at their bedtime. I liked this story very much when I was a child. I had listened to this for many times. Now, after this much years I can still narrate it by heart! Bozee /bozi:/ Once upon a time, there was a white goat called Bozee. She was living deep in a very big jungle.

    Not to be confused with the classic book of Nezami. One Thousand and One Nights, the frame-story of which derives from the now lost Middle Persian work Hazār Afsān ("Thousand Nights"). Samak-e Ayyār, a folktale about an Iranian ayyār that was written down during the 12th century. Pied Piper Children's Book in Farsi/English In Stock. Ships within 2 business days. By now for $ (regularly $) More Info: The Little Black Fish (Classics of Persian Literature) (Paperback) Ships in 3 - 5 business days. By now for $ (regularly $) More Info.


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Updated: 9 September My Persian Corner is all about sharing the rich Persian culture with the world, and among this is its literature.

But it isn’t just the well-known tales of Ferdowsi’s Shahnameh or the poetry of Hafez’s Divan or Sa’adi’s Golestan that enrich this culture. It’s also the Short Stories From Persia book tales recounted by our parents and grandparents, often orally.

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In she began to publish stories about “her people,” the Jews of the Lower East Side. In addition to Bread Givers, Yezierska wrote several novels and books of short stories, including How I Found America, Red Ribbon on a White Horse, and All I Could Never Be (forthcoming from Persea in September ).

Anzia Yezierska died in   The modern Persian short story is almost a century old and arrived to Persia via the translation of writers such as Chekhov, Poe, Kafka, and Gogol. When in 20’s and 30’s Short Stories From Persia book Iranian government aimed at modernising the country it allowed university students to travel to foreign countries and, among other skills, to acquire new skills in.

Whether a lullaby, a grandmother’s bedtime story, or a tale from the Thousand and One Nights told by the heroine Scheherazade, the oral tradition of storytelling has been prominent in the culture and traditions of Persian speakers.

For hundreds of years these stories have formed a rich foundation for Persian authors of children’s books. The story of Esther takes place during the reign of King Xerxes I of Persia, primarily in the king's palace in Susa, the capital of the Persian Empire.

By this time ( B.C.), more than years after the Babylonian captivity under Nebuchadnezzar, and just over 50 years after Zerubbabel led the first group of exiles back to Jerusalem. The Patriot is a story of travel, dreams, and propaganda, in which the year-old scholar Seyyed Nasrolla Vali is sent by Iran’s government to deliver a patriotic lecture in India extolling their common values.

But the Seyyed, who has never left Tehran, resents the self-important ministers in charge and considers their narrow version of history “a fabrication,” while simultaneously wary.

Jāmī’s works were popular throughout the Persian-speaking world, and he has a huge following in Central and South Asia. This rare sixteenth-century Central Asian copy of the fifth book in the Seven Thrones, known as “Yusuf and Zulaykha,” tells the story of Joseph and Potiphar's wife based on the tale told in the holy Qurʼān.

Fiction & Nonfiction Submissions. We are pleased to receive query letters by USPS or via email from authors and literary agents. We publish literary novels and short story collections, creative nonfiction, memoir, essays, biography, literary criticism, books on contemporary issues (multicultural, feminist, LGBTQI+), Young Adult novels, and literary and multicultural anthologies that are.

When I have no idea what to read, I find a bunch of free short stories online, save them onto the Pocket app, and read them as if I’ve compiled my own short story a music playlist I create to match a mood, I create short story playlists to break a book slump, or to sample a bunch of different authors’ writing.

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All cultures have them. While my husband was a child growing up in Shiraz, Iran, his mother would tell bedtime stories to her many children. At a time when there was no electricity, running water, or any of the modern niceties that one now takes for granted, these touching and gentle stories made them [ ].

The book purports to explain how the feast of Purim came to be celebrated by the Jews. Esther, the beautiful Jewish wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus (), and her cousin Mordecai persuade the king to retract an order for the general annihilation of Jews throughout the empire.

The massacre had been plotted by the king’s chief minister, Haman, and the date decided by casting lots (purim). His classic book won the prestigious award of Iran's Year Best book in the year Persian short stories. Historically, the modern Persian short story has undergone three stages of development: a formative period, a period of consolidation and growth, and a period of diversity.

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Persian / Farsi Children Stories, Songs, Rhymes & Games; Jujeh Talayee - Golden Chick Sleeping - Children Poetry. A Persian children story about having a full day of games and play time and then getting ready for bed and a good night of sleep listening to the soothing poetic story of a sleeping Golden Chick.

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: Stories from Iran: An Anthology of Persian Short Fiction From (): Heshmat Moayyad, Heshmat Moayyad: BooksReviews: 9. Di Speirs, books editor for BBC Radio and, as a founder of the NSSA and sitting judge, perhaps the best-read short story-lover in the country, recommends William Trevor’s collection The .