Books Reflections

Let’s Start a Conversation: Women in Literature

In 2011, Nava Atlas wrote a blog post, Based Upon the Book: An Interview with Charlotte Bronte, where she “interviewed” Charlotte Bronte. In order to accomplish this literary feat, Atlas utilized Charlotte Bronte’s letters and essays to posit her own questions. The most interesting aspect of Atlas’ post was learning about the difficulties the Bronte […]


Reading Lolita in Tehran

‘Reading Lolita in Tehran’ by Azar Nafisi recounts her experience teaching Western literature to seven bold and committed female students in the Islamic Republic of Iran.