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Displaced allegories

Negar Mottahedeh

Displaced allegories

post-revolutionary Iranian cinema

by Negar Mottahedeh

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Iran -- History,
  • Women in motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNegar Mottahedeh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.I846 M68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16945321M
    ISBN 109780822342601, 9780822342755
    LC Control Number2008028458

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