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Dina Nayeri

Autor(a) de Another Faust

12+ Works 1,428 Membros 96 Críticas 1 Favorited

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Séries

Obras por Dina Nayeri

Associated Works

The Best American Short Stories 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 263 exemplares
The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives (2018) — Contribuidor — 158 exemplares
The Decameron Project: 29 New Stories from the Pandemic (2020) — Contribuidor — 112 exemplares
Anonymous Sex (2022) — Contribuidor — 67 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome canónico
Nayeri, Dina
Data de nascimento
1979
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
Iran (birth)
Netherlands
Local de nascimento
Iran
Locais de residência
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Educação
Princeton University
Havard University
Ocupações
consultant
project manager
Relações
Nayeri, Daniel (brother)

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Críticas

 
Assinalado
BooksInMirror | 31 outras críticas | Feb 19, 2024 |
Strange, interesting read, but I could never quite get into it.
 
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mmparker | 31 outras críticas | Oct 24, 2023 |
A story that will move you slowly, but stay with you long after it's done. Similar in location and time period to Persephone, and thematically comparable to Etaf Rum's work, this is sad but hopeful. Women in Iran do not have easy lives, but daydreaming creates a world this one can survive in.
 
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KallieGrace | 31 outras críticas | Oct 13, 2023 |
I received a free copy of from the publisher, which doesn't impact my review.

The premise of the book seems a good one, but the flow is disjointed and at times the point confusing.

Interestingly her own personal and family attitudes seem to cloud, if not contradict, her refuge attitudes. I didn't understand that to be intentional, and therefore a source of some of the confusion.

Additionally I felt the author used extreme cases to prove wrongs in cases that were called shams but offered no solutions to solve the problem of an overabundance of people trying to achieve asylum status, while in fact admitting to some of her own "shams" to get what she wanted.… (mais)
 
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Deb_Rouse | 1 outra crítica | Sep 29, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
12
Also by
4
Membros
1,428
Popularidade
#18,017
Avaliação
½ 3.5
Críticas
96
ISBN
102
Línguas
6
Marcado como favorito
1

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