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'Lolita in Tehran' Author Goes 'Silent'

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'Lolita in Tehran' Author Goes 'Silent'

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'Lolita in Tehran' Author Goes 'Silent'

'Lolita in Tehran' Author Goes 'Silent'

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Azar Nafisi, the Iranian author of Reading Lolita in Tehran, has a new memoir out Tuesday called Things I've Been Silent About. She discusses her domineering mother and her relationship with her father, a former mayor of Tehran under the Shah, with Madeleine Brand.