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Reading Lolita in Tehran, A Memoir in Books Character Descriptions

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Character Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Characters

Azar Nafisi - This character grows up in Tehran, then goes to Europe and America for further education. While abroad, this character becomes homesick for Iran, and returns to Tehran during a time when Iran was beginning a revolution.

Nafisi's students - These characters demonstrate a deep commitment to the study of literature, and participate in a secret study group held weekly in the home of a university professor.

The Magician - This character is a confidant to the narrator. This character resigns as a professor when the university curriculum is...

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