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By Ali-Akbar Dehkhoda,Janet Afary,John R. Perry

A vintage of contemporary Persian literature, Charand-o Parand (Stuff and Nonsense) is a piece commonplace to each literate Iranian. initially a sequence of newspaper columns written by way of student and satirist Ali-Akbar Dehkhoda, the items poke enjoyable at mullahs, the shah, and the previous non secular and political order in the course of the Constitutional Revolution in Iran (1906–11). The essays have been the Daily Show in their period. The columns have been heatedly debated within the Iranian parliament, and the newspaper used to be close down on numerous events for its feedback of the non secular institution. Translated by way of uncommon students of Persian language and historical past, this quantity makes Dehkhoda’s pleasing political observations to be had to English readers for the 1st time.

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