Women without Men: A Novella

TitleWomen without Men: A Novella
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsParsipur S, Talattof K, Sharlet J
Series Title Middle East Literature in Translation
PublisherSyracuse University Press
CitySyracuse, NY
ISBN Number9780815605522
Abstract

This novella interweaves the stories of five women who set out to escape the restrictions of family and social life in contemporary Iran. Through murder, suicide and even rape, as well as love, contemplation and spiritual transformation, they succeed, only to face new challenges.